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The John Norwich Riders Corner In honour of our fellow moderator: John Norwich R.I.P. September 17th, 2014
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Old 02-07-2015, 09:05 AM   #2726
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Where's the best place locally to buy 10w40 full syn for a 05 gsxr600?
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Old 02-08-2015, 11:23 PM   #2728
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^ He bought a super duke r?


He actually have a very amazing race bike for sell, GSX-R tuned perfectly for the track all the work done by KFG Racing with the best tune and best suspension.

If anyone is interested feel free to contact me


(Charlie promised me a finders fee) hehehe
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had my name down for march delivery at holeshot but ended up finding this puppy last week in kelowna. came with all the mods i want and got a really good deal too. by far the smoothest twin cylinder ive ever ridden. it makes my old ducati feel like it was from the stone ages haha.

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Old 02-12-2015, 04:21 PM   #2734
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Anyone have a Honda Grom/MSX125? I'm picking one up in the next couple weeks. I'm wondering whats the best sites for the MSX(Forums and Accessories).

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The best parts by car are from mnnthbx (man in the box). Known from the ruckus world, everything is amazing!

I wanna test ride I have a crush on the grom
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Old 02-13-2015, 05:16 PM   #2736
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I wanna test ride I have a crush on the grom
I've had a crush on them for awhile now. Since my trip to Thailand in July, I've been dreaming of owning one. Plus I have family that comes and goes to Thailand 3-5 times a month. It give me access to very inexpensive parts.. Especially how all the NA dealers are trying to gouge the market like they did to the ruckus.
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Old 02-13-2015, 05:31 PM   #2737
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Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic 5W-40.
Yes i know its for diesel engines, but it is now JASO certified. Google it, lots of people using it in motorcycles, wet clutches. Seems very underrated. Just checked Lordco, little under $43 for a jug. Cheaper than walmart and canadiantire
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Yes i know its for diesel engines, but it is now JASO certified. Google it, lots of people using it in motorcycles, wet clutches. Seems very underrated. Just checked Lordco, little under $43 for a jug. Cheaper than walmart and canadiantire
My friends and I cleared the shelves of this stuff from the Walmart that we went to down in the states a few months back
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Old 02-13-2015, 08:11 PM   #2739
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I plan on picking some up next time i'm in Bellingham.
Just noticed USA walmart sells 3.78 liter jugs @ $19.58. Up here walmart canada sell 5 liter jugs $46.97
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19.85/3.78 = 5.18USD per liter
46.97/5 = 9.39CAD per liter

5.18 USD -> ~6.45 CAD

still at $3 difference per product. so if you pick up a few jugs and do grocery or fill up gas at the same time, i think its worth it.
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19.85/3.78 = 5.18USD per liter
46.97/5 = 9.39CAD per liter

5.18 USD -> ~6.45 CAD

still at $3 difference per product. so if you pick up a few jugs and do grocery or fill up gas at the same time, i think its worth it.
Exactly how i worked it out also. My bike take 3.3 liters, so buying a 5 liter jug here would have me waste a liter. Planning on going over the line in a few weeks anyways, for my new born son's nexus interview
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took the pics off the ad, but yeah just picked this up today !

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On another note, I've insured the bike for just tomorrow, anyone want to do a leisurely cruise?
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^^ its FUCKING beautiful out. i knew i should have said fucking yes.
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Yea..... the road to Squamish was great. Mostly dry with the exception of a few damp spots where there was shade on the way there. It was completely dry on the way back.

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wow! lol. i just went and got temp insurance for tomorrow. i still have my 6N and maybe wouldn't want my first trip up to squampton to be in feb..

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Yea..... the road to Squamish was great. Mostly dry with the exception of a few damp spots where there was shade on the way there. It was completely dry on the way back.

View of the infamous Squambucks

Hey vexor,

Was that you riding through horseshoe bay and again on Taylor way today in West Van?

Awesome day for a ride today!
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Was that you riding through horseshoe bay and again on Taylor way today in West Van?

Awesome day for a ride today!
If this (pictured below) was the bike that you saw, then yes it was me. On my way back I took the Horseshoe Bay exit and went up on Taylor way to avoid the accident that was on hwy 1.

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