To answer the above questions, the SS cruises easily 60 -65 mph, and goes over 70. But hills and headwinds impede it some.
Regarding the plug over the carb screw - don't be put off by it, as it comes out REALLY easily.
Dick (near) Oneonta, NY
"Adventure" is "Trouble" in the past tense.
CBR900RR (sold to Progressive Insurance)
GSX1100G (sold) Hawk-GTs (sold)
DRZ400S (sold) 250 Ninja (sold)
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