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Re: [ST] RE: New Owner
- Subject: Re: [ST] RE: New Owner
- From: "Don Overly" <doverly@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 24 May 2001 12:08:54 -0400
I have the British Racing Green 01 ST.
Thanks for the information on breaking-in and the difficulties you've had.
I'll watch that clutch cable for sure. The weather has been great here in
North Carolina, USA and after 2 days I have 350 miles and still did some
work out of my home.
- ----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike McElroy" <MMcElroy@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: "'ST@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx'" <ST@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2001 11:58 AM
Subject: [ST] RE: New Owner
> Congrats Don
> Stick with the break in instructions was the message I was given when I
> bought in March this year. It took me a while to get those miles on
> of the bad weather in the North of England at that time of year .
> I rode at every opportunity and your right, it's a real bummer holding
> when the bike it seems, is raring to go. Things to be aware of as a new
> a)Difficulty selecting neutral at standstill.
> Don't worry until after 1st service.
> b)Fuel warning light.
> An 01 model should not have had this problem but it did. Lots said about
> on the list but mine cleared itself after a couple of fill ups.
> c)broken clutch cable.
> I've had 2 go on me now. The second time I managed to ride the 5 miles
> without stalling.
> I've now got just over 2k miles on the clock and it is running as sweet as
> nut. she's getting faster and leaning further every day.
> Which model did you get? Was it the really fast one or was it the blue or
> the green?
> 01 ST
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> Date: Wed, 23 May 2001 14:05:18 -0400
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> Subject: [ST] New Owner
> From: "Don Overly" <doverly@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: "ST" <st@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: New Owner
> Date: Wed, 23 May 2001 09:59:49 -0400
> Just picked up my new 2001 ST yesterday. Going through the break-in and
> it's tough to hold back, especially that first 100 miles when it seems
> everyone was passing me on the way home from the dealer.
> Great ride!! No modifications yet, but plan on getting the 2-box pannier
> and the alarm system.
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