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Old 06-09-2013, 10:32 AM   #17341
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I dont have a maintenance manual
Sorry, I meant the maintenance manual, which I have, lists the same battery as you have got.
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Old 06-09-2013, 10:45 AM   #17342
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What battery do you all have in your bike? I've got the Yuasa YTX16-BS. I'm showing some discrepancies between what I have and what the internet says I should have. It's a replacement so it could be the wrong battery.
Mine is the same as well.
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Old 06-09-2013, 04:01 PM   #17343
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Getting a Tiger.

On Wednesday I will be buying a used 2013 Triumph Tiger. I lucked out and found one in Chattanooga TN. The guy bought it new, put 4901 miles on it and decided to trade it on the explorer. I get it for less than MSRP, and it already has the taller windscreen, panniers, hand guards, and fog lights. I am looking forward to the ride back to Indianapolis, I am stopping by Mammoth Cave Park.
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Old 06-09-2013, 05:07 PM   #17344
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On Wednesday I will be buying a used 2013 Triumph Tiger. I lucked out and found one in Chattanooga TN. The guy bought it new, put 4901 miles on it and decided to trade it on the explorer. I get it for less than MSRP, and it already has the taller windscreen, panniers, hand guards, and fog lights. I am looking forward to the ride back to Indianapolis, I am stopping by Mammoth Cave Park.
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Old 06-09-2013, 05:09 PM   #17345
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Lucky devil.
Thanks man, I have had to wait a week to get down there to buy it. Time is moving so slow.
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Old 06-09-2013, 05:11 PM   #17346
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Old 06-09-2013, 05:52 PM   #17347
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...I lucked out and found one in Chattanooga TN.... I am looking forward to the ride back to Indianapolis, I am stopping by Mammoth Cave Park.
Stay down there for a few days and carve up the twisties with the new toy.... that's some of the best riding in the world.

Congrats.
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Old 06-09-2013, 05:55 PM   #17348
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Stay down there for a few days and carve up the twisties with the new toy.... that's some of the best riding in the world.

Congrats.
Thanks, I would love to stay there, but that whole work thing. I have a friend that builds floating docks all around there. I will meet up with him in the future and do plenty of riding down there.
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Old 06-10-2013, 08:50 AM   #17349
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I am stopping by Mammoth Cave Park.
Skip the cave and go riding. Been there–it's a big cave–but it's not that great.
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Old 06-10-2013, 09:05 AM   #17350
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... stopping by Mammoth Cave Park.
Begin Mammoth Cave simulation.
Close your eyes.
Walk into a few things.
Open your eyes.
End Mammoth Cave simulation.
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Old 06-10-2013, 10:53 AM   #17351
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I put Rox risers on my Roadie 800. Thinking about raising bars a bit more for more comfort while standing. What are my options? XC+Rox? Will it work? Do I need to change cables/brake line?
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Old 06-10-2013, 11:31 AM   #17352
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Skip the cave and go riding. Been there–it's a big cave–but it's not that great.
I would love to skip the cave, but it kinda something I have to do. It is a family day and I figure of I am making my wife drive down there, I kinda should do something to make the trip worth it for her. Plus my son loves caves.
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Old 06-10-2013, 02:05 PM   #17353
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I would love to skip the cave, but it kinda something I have to do. It is a family day and I figure of I am making my wife drive down there, I kinda should do something to make the trip worth it for her. Plus my son loves caves.

Aha...a man that knows how to invest and that will pay dividends in the future! Family time will be great and you'll still get some awesome riding in. Congrats on getting the XC! You will love it. Our son was stationed not far from Mammoth Cave at Ft. Campbell for awhile. I did get down there to ride but only once. Lots of nice backroads for you to discover. Have a great time and get dirty!
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Old 06-10-2013, 02:45 PM   #17354
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Aha...a man that knows how to invest and that will pay dividends in the future! Family time will be great and you'll still get some awesome riding in. Congrats on getting the XC! You will love it. Our son was stationed not far from Mammoth Cave at Ft. Campbell for awhile. I did get down there to ride but only once. Lots of nice backroads for you to discover. Have a great time and get dirty!
Right on thanks, and I it is the roadie I am getting. Just has the add-ons to look like the XC.
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Old 06-10-2013, 04:11 PM   #17355
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I put Rox risers on my Roadie 800. Thinking about raising bars a bit more for more comfort while standing. What are my options? XC+Rox? Will it work? Do I need to change cables/brake line?

I bought some bars from an Explorer 1200 and was able to take the ROX risers off. The Explorer bars are a little wider than the stock XC bars and have about 1.5" more sweep. They are a lot better than the xc bars. But if you still want the xc bars, i'll make you a deal on the one's I took off my Xc.
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