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post #31 of 34 (permalink) Old 03-29-2019, 03:24 PM
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So, I was in the dealership the other day checking up on my bike. Parked next to the lift was a 2008 ST. While I was talking to the tech about my bike and the 20k service, I glanced at the odometer on the ST - 245,870 miles. The guy who owns it bought it new and brings it in every 5000 miles for oil changes. My CTX has the same engine and transmission. Woo Hoo. 100k is barely broken in for a Honda.

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Knew a 82 year old man who had a Volusia with 120,000 miles on it . Looked like it had been run over by a train but he rode it everywhere . Bike was still going when he passed away .

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