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Old 09-20-2008, 05:05 PM   #1
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i must be sick

thinking about buying another ural- found a nice 99' with 1,700 miles on it - my last one was a 2003 i bought new - god these bikes can be a pain but they are fun - 4 grand for this 99 tourist - i'm thinking i'll pull the trigger? - slip
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Old 09-20-2008, 05:51 PM   #2
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Ural

Yes, the Ural is a ton of fun, plus, very addictive. However, the 2006 and newer models are much more reliable.
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Old 09-21-2008, 02:02 AM   #3
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However, the 2006 and newer models are much more reliable.
exactly that was told about the 99 models in 01:-)
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Old 09-21-2008, 10:31 PM   #4
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Ural ownership is a Sickness

Yep all us Ural owners suffer a sickness. I've owned 8 Urals since I bought my first one new in 1999. 2008 has the best upgrades but '99 was a good year too. I currently have a '99 Patrol and an '07 Arctic GearUp. Go for It.
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Old 09-22-2008, 10:40 AM   #5
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I have to interject that it's only a good sickness if you are able to medicate it!!
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