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Offline Slaaiblaar

Like new DR650SE
« on: September 22, 2016, 03:11:10 pm »
Would you buy this DR
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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #1 on: September 22, 2016, 03:32:09 pm »
Is it a trick question?  ;D :peepwall:
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #2 on: September 22, 2016, 03:33:41 pm »
Sure, If the price is right. Nice looking DR  :drif:
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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #3 on: September 22, 2016, 03:55:37 pm »
Ja I think I would buy this bike if the price was right.


But I would much rather buy Rommel's XR  :drif:
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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #4 on: September 22, 2016, 04:05:16 pm »
Price is everything
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #5 on: September 22, 2016, 04:34:58 pm »
Price is everything
So what is a fair price?
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #6 on: September 22, 2016, 04:36:50 pm »
No.
Not that one.
Not any one.
The bike of the exploding gears,  and disintegrating engine...
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #7 on: September 22, 2016, 05:03:23 pm »
No.
Not that one.
Not any one.
The bike of the exploding gears,  and disintegrating engine...

You gotta let go of the past man ;D

 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #8 on: September 22, 2016, 05:09:16 pm »
Price is everything
So what is a fair price?


Are you selling or wanting to buy.
 

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Like new DR650SE
« Reply #9 on: September 22, 2016, 11:31:28 pm »
Looks as good as new!

Must be one of the last imported, with that colour?

If it's mint, it might be worth up to R 55k! They are becoming very scarce! Quite a number of extras, but that crash bar...no!

I already have one, but wouldn't mind a newer model!

I would pay max R 45k for it, without the tank. Will keep my IMS!




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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #10 on: September 23, 2016, 02:59:31 pm »
No.
Not that one.
Not any one.
The bike of the exploding gears,  and disintegrating engine...

Six DR's and 182000 km later and I have not experienced ONE problem. NOT ONE.
You must be the unluckiest guy out there.
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #11 on: September 23, 2016, 03:57:29 pm »
There were a batch of inferior gear sets from China, affecting a small number of DRs, with only one case in SA. 🙀

Must have been Ganjora's DR.😔


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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #12 on: September 23, 2016, 08:21:16 pm »
There were a batch of inferior gear sets from China, affecting a small number of DRs, with only one case in SA. 🙀

Must have been Ganjora's DR.😔


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and,  goddamit,  i loved that bike.
she got the same amount of love and attention that all my bikes get.
cannot buy another sazook...
that said,  xr650r trumps everything,  and the sazook was part of the journey there.
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #13 on: September 24, 2016, 08:49:37 am »
There were a batch of inferior gear sets from China, affecting a small number of DRs, with only one case in SA. 🙀

Must have been Ganjora's DR.😔


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and,  goddamit,  i loved that bike.
she got the same amount of love and attention that all my bikes get.
cannot buy another sazook...
that said,  xr650r trumps everything,  and the sazook was part of the journey there.
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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #14 on: September 24, 2016, 09:03:38 am »
There were a batch of inferior gear sets from China, affecting a small number of DRs, with only one case in SA. 🙀

Must have been Ganjora's DR.😔


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and,  goddamit,  i loved that bike.
she got the same amount of love and attention that all my bikes get.
cannot buy another sazook...
that said,  xr650r trumps everything,  and the sazook was part of the journey there.

including the 690?
When is this "Old enough to know better" supposed to kick in?
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #15 on: September 24, 2016, 10:03:52 am »
There were a batch of inferior gear sets from China, affecting a small number of DRs, with only one case in SA. 🙀

Must have been Ganjora's DR.😔


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and,  goddamit,  i loved that bike.
she got the same amount of love and attention that all my bikes get.
cannot buy another sazook...
that said,  xr650r trumps everything,  and the sazook was part of the journey there.

including the 690?

Believe it or not,  yes.
Throttle and steering not as 'twitchy'.
It is the undisputed legend.
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #16 on: September 24, 2016, 10:07:37 am »
That is an around the world bike ... and that type is getting scarce .... so buy it  :thumleft:
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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #17 on: September 24, 2016, 11:27:49 am »
There were a batch of inferior gear sets from China, affecting a small number of DRs, with only one case in SA. 🙀

Must have been Ganjora's DR.😔


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and,  goddamit,  i loved that bike.
she got the same amount of love and attention that all my bikes get.
cannot buy another sazook...
that said,  xr650r trumps everything,  and the sazook was part of the journey there.

including the 690?

Believe it or not,  yes.
Throttle and steering not as 'twitchy'.
It is the undisputed legend.
Have you been on a Husky 610 TE?


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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #18 on: September 24, 2016, 08:11:37 pm »
Starting the reassembly of the SM610 tomorrow.

Once done it will be fun to do a side by side roll-on dice between the two. I can even do it by myself if I use a GPS and do the exact same test. See what the accelaration / top speed is over a relatively short distance whilst the bikes are still accelarating.
 

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Re: Like new DR650SE
« Reply #19 on: September 25, 2016, 08:32:06 am »
Starting the reassembly of the SM610 tomorrow.

Once done it will be fun to do a side by side roll-on dice between the two. I can even do it by myself if I use a GPS and do the exact same test. See what the accelaration / top speed is over a relatively short distance whilst the bikes are still accelarating.
If this one is as quick as the other SM, I'm expecting a close "dual"!

How does the XRR feel, in comparison to the other SM?




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