my new 650gs

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tariadamar
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my new 650gs

Post by tariadamar » Sun Jan 27, 2013 6:13 pm

hi all just giving an update. i have got my new bike it is a bmw 650gs dakar. 2000 model with 94 000 on it. however the engin has been rebuilt cause their was a slight sign of oil on the head gasket seem when it was dusty. it came with standard panniers and gps drop bars and some other bits and pieces. got it for $5400 in the end. i have already had it off road and i love it so far. what do ya think be truthfull.
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Re: my new 650gs

Post by backtodirt » Sun Jan 27, 2013 6:18 pm

:yo: looks the goods to me as long as you like it then it is just right!

That is by far the best paint scheme they ever did on that model! Enjoy the new ride and might catch you out there soon!
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Re: my new 650gs

Post by Burgo650 » Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:06 pm

Looks the part for sure.

Many happy k,s to ya :D

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Re: my new 650gs

Post by 1coolbanana » Sun Jan 27, 2013 8:49 pm

Good onya mate, if it makes YOU happy, thats all that matters.
Im sure you will have a great time with it :)
Well done :thumb:
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Re: my new 650gs

Post by tariadamar » Sun Jan 27, 2013 9:22 pm

thanks guys.

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Re: my new 650gs

Post by tariadamar » Mon Jan 28, 2013 6:36 pm

yeah definetly have to. so keen to go out for a camp on it now.

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Re: my new 650gs

Post by tariadamar » Mon Jan 28, 2013 8:33 pm

well i did test ride two bikes on saturday in the pouring rain.

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Re: my new 650gs

Post by Mick » Mon Jan 28, 2013 9:05 pm

i wasnt allowed to test ride bikes in the rain but that was at a dealer so thats probley it
looks like a nice ride hours and hours of fun
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Re: my new 650gs

Post by Whitey » Tue Jan 29, 2013 3:57 pm

Nice ! I've always liked the look of the 650GS.

Bet that seat feel a lot better than the KLX's !
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Re: my new 650gs

Post by tariadamar » Tue Jan 29, 2013 3:58 pm

the seat is amazing. i sit on it and think wow. no the only thing i really need for it is panniers which ones to get.

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