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ZX10R Frame Cracks

Heys guyz ...

Have a look at this link.. it says there is a problem with the 10's it mostly states the 05, just a heads up for you guyz to check your bikes

http://www.zx-10r.net/forum/showthread.php?t=28230
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post #2 of 28 (permalink) Old 10-23-2006, 03:45 AM
 
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Damn. That's garbage. Recall time.
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Its the same thing with the GSXR in 2005




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post #4 of 28 (permalink) Old 10-23-2006, 04:39 AM
 
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Its the same thing with the GSXR in 2005
Yeah, but that was usually in a wreck. Sounds like the Kawi's frame has a lot of stress and the welds can't hang. I haven't heard of the GSXR's doing it other than in a wreck.
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Yeah but this is also only one guy. Plus the GSXR's were doing it from wheelies too.




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Yeah but this is also only one guy. Plus the GSXR's were doing it from wheelies too.
There was like four guys with the same problem on that forum. Didn't know the GSXR's were doing it from wheelies too.
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Yeah I'm pretty sure the GSXR were... Jeeps would know better.




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Yeah but this is also only one guy. Plus the GSXR's were doing it from wheelies too.
I've never heard that...only the wreck deal.



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I've never heard that...only the wreck deal.
Yeah but you can't see past your rep meter!




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Yeah but you can't see past your rep meter!
Oh, yeah, thats what it is.



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i worked for a kawi dealer n i saw an 05 10 with the same issue.. also my buddy hand a brand new 06 gixxer 6, bought it thursday... came down off a wheelie on sat night, frame SNAPPED at the welds n the front end of the bike just came apart. bike totaly split in half n he got hurt pretty bad.. n suzuki wouldnt warranty it.. that sucked.
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i worked for a kawi dealer n i saw an 05 10 with the same issue.. also my buddy hand a brand new 06 gixxer 6, bought it thursday... came down off a wheelie on sat night, frame SNAPPED at the welds n the front end of the bike just came apart. bike totaly split in half n he got hurt pretty bad.. n suzuki wouldnt warranty it.. that sucked.
Why wouldn't Suzuki warranty it? Because he was wheelying it? I'd call a lawyer about that bull sh*t.
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yea one of his tool friends slipped out the word wheelie but still for ****s sake the thing was three days old give him a break!
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yea one of his tool friends slipped out the word wheelie but still for ****s sake the thing was three days old give him a break!
Wheelies happen. That's bull sh*t.
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Wheelies happen. That's bull sh*t.
I'd tell the dealer to suck it easy on my way out.



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I'd tell the dealer to suck it easy on my way out.
I'd hate to be a baby if somebody like me was in there.
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I'd hate to be a baby if somebody like me was in there.




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I'd hate to be a baby if somebody like me was in there.
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That baby MAKES ME WANT TO PUNCH BABIES.
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That baby MAKES ME WANT TO PUNCH BABIES.
Thats one hardcore baby. I bet he's a puseta.



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