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    D605 is already a bit too street biased. I...

    D605 is already a bit too street biased. I wouldn’t go any less knobbie with a bike I plan to ride off-road for the reasons mentioned above. My advice is either replace your tires often or commute...
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    Street biased tires are dangerous off-road due to...

    Street biased tires are dangerous off-road due to less traction and thus control. You also risk getting fishbowled by going down into something you don’t have the traction to climb back out of. ...
  3. So far we’ve found two that were accidentally...

    So far we’ve found two that were accidentally banned. One was my mistake and the other was Jav’s. Hopefully there aren’t any more.

    It would probably be someone who posted during the spam attack...
  4. Thanks for the tip. He should be restored now. ...

    Thanks for the tip. He should be restored now. There are probably more. Please let us know.
  5. Accidental banning of members in good standing in spambot purges

    At least one forum member in good standing was accidentally banned in mass spammer purges. This was a serious mistake that shouldn’t have happened but it did, and all we could do was sincerely...
  6. Accidental banning of members in good standing in spambot purges

    At least one forum member in good standing was accidentally banned in mass spammer purges. This was a serious mistake that shouldn’t have happened but it did, and all we could do was sincerely...
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    Not sure how they are getting in. Hopefully it’s...

    Not sure how they are getting in. Hopefully it’s been fixed or will be.
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    we have an app, ourpact at 200 yen per month, to...

    we have an app, ourpact at 200 yen per month, to control my GFs sons iphone. with that we can schedule the times it works and control screentime on our phones. we can also disable his phone with the...
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    i don't have any experience but i would suggest...

    i don't have any experience but i would suggest consulting a professional - psychiatrist/psychologist. your wife might not respect your opinion but hopefully she will listen to a professional.
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    I have two KTMs. The service and parts rates...

    I have two KTMs. The service and parts rates aren’t bad compared to Japanese bikes at the KTM Impala shop in Kansai. BMW rates are very high. J bikes are easier to get worked on of course.
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    Sounds expensive to me. If I'm not mistaken, the...

    Sounds expensive to me. If I'm not mistaken, the Grass Tracker listed for just over 300,000 new. I was drawn to the Grass Tracker too when I was new to Japan. I like the styling. I would go for...
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    Welcome, I've gotten a good deal on a two new...

    Welcome,

    I've gotten a good deal on a two new bikes at Red Baron with some effort. However, I would warn you that their used bike prices are very, very high. It's a good place to see a lot of...
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    It depends on how the previous owners ride it. ...

    It depends on how the previous owners ride it. Did they ride the clutch, also commute, etc. Mine went around 80,000
    if I remember correctly. It varies. It’s a risk buying a used airhead boxer...
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    all boxers air cooled boxers until the more...

    all boxers air cooled boxers until the more recent water cooled. google images "bmw boxer clutch change
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    I had an 1100RT. Fantastic for touring but...

    I had an 1100RT. Fantastic for touring but terrible for urban commuting. Get a scooter and the RT!


    The big issue with the clutch is that you have to split the bike in two to change the clutch...
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    I think the blue plates have been registered as...

    I think the blue plates have been registered as over 50cc whether they were actually modified to be over 50cc or not. Under the old law, any vehicle with more than two wheels is a car. therefore,...
  17. Ive had a couple of DRZs here and agree it is a...

    Ive had a couple of DRZs here and agree it is a fantastic ADV bike platform when set up for it. They stopped selling them in 2008, so prices are not as low as what you'd find in OZ. There are several...
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    i don't think there are any arai shops. your best...

    i don't think there are any arai shops. your best bet for a shop that carries arai within walking distance of a station would probably be Nankai Buhin Umeda.

    南海部品 本店
    2 Chome-6-28 Sonezakishinchi...
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    most of the rides, campouts and pub events are...

    most of the rides, campouts and pub events are planned and announced on the Kansai Riders Facebook group these days. PM me for an add if you want one.
  20. notice they posted the one on the right in the...

    notice they posted the one on the right in the last pic high enough you would need a ladder to mess with it.
  21. there are a lot of roads with these signs on my...

    there are a lot of roads with these signs on my side of Osaka as well. they went up after certain locals were using these twisties as a weekend racetrack in my understanding.

    it pisses me off to...
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    you would need to control for kilometers traveled...

    you would need to control for kilometers traveled by motor vehicle and per capita somehow to get an accurate comparison. another factor is the very low speed limits in Japan.
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    I commute to all of my gigs in Osaka, but I...

    I commute to all of my gigs in Osaka, but I stopped driving through Kyoto city. Every time I drove in Kyoto city, some jerk did something so dangerous it made my blood boil and tempted me to rip them...
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    "paper driver" pronounced in katakana English...

    "paper driver" pronounced in katakana English :icon_cool:
  25. i am a big fan of the DRZ as an all-rounder for...

    i am a big fan of the DRZ as an all-rounder for Japan. i have had two S models.
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