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Author Topic: new bullet classic(c5) owner  (Read 1833 times)

rbelyk

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #15 on: June 07, 2011, 09:05:23 am »
thanks Ice, Andy
cheers
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Okie Enfield

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #16 on: June 07, 2011, 10:28:32 am »
Great choice on the bike rbelyk, welcome to the clan!

P.S. Check your tire pressures.  ::)

rbelyk

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #17 on: June 07, 2011, 10:51:54 am »
thanks Okie
I picked up a digital tire pressure gauge yesterday from cantire... on sale for $5.99 reg $20...  ;D
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olhogrider

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #18 on: June 07, 2011, 12:05:46 pm »
thanks Okie
I picked up a digital tire pressure gauge yesterday from cantire... on sale for $5.99 reg $20...  ;D

Now go make sure that front is NOT above 20psi. I am serious. I couldn't believe the difference. And Guinness is the best. It says so in the Book of World Records. ;)

Oh yeah, WELCOME!

rbelyk

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #19 on: June 07, 2011, 12:13:55 pm »
thanks olhogrider , will check that when I get home!
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Okie Enfield

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #20 on: June 07, 2011, 12:45:20 pm »
olhogrider is right. my dealership had the Tire pressures set to 34-34. first time i took the bike over 60mph almost tank slapped me to the ground. The C5 likes a ridiculously low amount of tire pressure on the Avon's, 18-24 front-rear is what im running now and you would not believe the difference it makes!  ;)

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #21 on: June 07, 2011, 12:46:04 pm »
olhogrider is right. my dealership had the Tire pressures set to 34-34. first time i took the bike over 60mph almost tank slapped me to the ground. The C5 likes a ridiculously low amount of tire pressure on the Avon's, 18-24 front-rear is what im running now and you would not believe the difference it makes!  ;)
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drbvac

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #22 on: June 07, 2011, 02:40:07 pm »
Right on and God forbid anyone buys one of these and isnt given the URL for this forum cause you would be beating your head against the wall for hours :'(
Dr B

Okie Enfield

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #23 on: June 07, 2011, 03:32:01 pm »
Amen drbvac! rbelyk, these guys are the best! No sooner had I posted my issue than I had 8 or 9 responses on what I needed to check.

Gents, cant say it enuff, my hats off to yous guys!  ;)

Your gonna love the bike and the forum rbelyk.

rbelyk

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #24 on: June 07, 2011, 04:10:29 pm »
I can't wait to start posting questions!
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Ducati Scotty

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #25 on: June 07, 2011, 06:51:47 pm »
Amen drbvac! rbelyk, these guys are the best! No sooner had I posted my issue than I had 8 or 9 responses on what I needed to check.

Hey, one of those might have even been right!

Scott ;)

Okie Enfield

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #26 on: June 08, 2011, 09:42:55 am »
Since the 8-9 responses said essentually the same thing, CHECK UR PRESSURE! SUKKA! yeah I'd say you ol' farts have a good track record of hittin the nail on the head! Kudos Scotty!  ;)

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Re: new bullet classic(c5) owner
« Reply #27 on: June 08, 2011, 10:31:26 am »
Since the 8-9 responses said essentually the same thing, CHECK UR PRESSURE! SUKKA! yeah I'd say you ol' farts have a good track record of hittin the nail on the head! Kudos Scotty!  ;)

Keep those nails away from my bike!   :D
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