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Old 07-28-2012, 09:32 PM   #1996
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I have had more than I can count first year and first batch Beemers that have been perfect for as long as I kept them. Never had a problem bike.

I have on order one of the very first Water Boxers to arrive in the US.
You have an order for a bike that doesn't even exist yet....I really doubt that.
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Old 07-28-2012, 10:12 PM   #1997
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You have an order for a bike that doesn't even exist yet....I really doubt that.
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Old 07-29-2012, 04:29 AM   #1998
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Your both wrong!
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Old 07-29-2012, 05:26 AM   #1999
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Your both wrong!
And so is your grammar.
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Old 07-29-2012, 07:09 AM   #2000
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You have an order for a bike that doesn't even exist yet....I really doubt that.
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Old 07-29-2012, 08:32 AM   #2001
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And so is your grammar.
Please accept my sincere thanks for pointing that out.
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Old 07-29-2012, 09:12 AM   #2002
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Please accept my sincere thanks for pointing that out.
No problem.
Now let's go out to our local dealer and pre-order our unavailable motorcycles.
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Old 07-29-2012, 09:26 AM   #2003
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Dean, who is a former owner of a dealership and has lots of company contacts, always gets one of the first new bikes on US shores.
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No problem.
Now let's go out to our local dealer and pre-order our unavailable motorcycles.
You still haven't got a clue.
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Old 07-29-2012, 10:20 AM   #2005
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Dean, who is a former owner of a dealership and has lots of company contacts, always gets one of the first new bikes on US shores.


And Marty, who changes bikes almost as often as I change underwear (he has more miles on them), would also probably have a clue!



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Old 07-29-2012, 02:59 PM   #2006
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Same here. BMW is not a 'Mickey Mouse' type of company, once the GS is released to sales it should work pretty well, if not it will be fixed.

It should. It probably will. Or it might not. Go talk to first-year F800GS owners. I'm quite content to wait.
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It should. It probably will. Or it might not. Go talk to first-year F800GS owners. I'm quite content to wait.
I don't blame you, will do the same.
I need a super tall screen, lower pegs, it will take a while before the accessories will be available for the new model...
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Old 07-30-2012, 03:56 AM   #2008
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I need a super tall screen, lower pegs, it will take a while before the accessories will be available for the new model...
You forgot the handle bar risers....
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You forgot the handle bar risers....
Yep and the higher seat and adjustable shifter on top of that, stock simply won't do me justice (6'7")...
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It should. It probably will. Or it might not. Go talk to first-year F800GS owners. I'm quite content to wait.
The F800GS fiasco is a little different situation. It was a completely new bike from the ground up while the 1250 is just the next step in the 12's evolution. I doubt BMW redesigned the front axles on it so you shouldn't have to worry about your front wheel coming off while you barrel down the highway I do remember way back when the 12gs came out in 05 that the demo bike our local BMW dealer had needed to get a new transmission for some reason but I dont know if that way because the bike had bugs or people rode the bike like jackasses since they weren't paying for it.
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