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View Poll Results: Is your bike winterized?
Yes, has been for some time 24 40.68%
Not yet, but will be soon 5 8.47%
No, I probably won't 13 22.03%
What's "winter" ? 17 28.81%
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post #1 of 28 (permalink) Old 12-01-2005, 02:13 PM Thread Starter
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Is your bike winterized?

Winter's official start is December 21st, but it's already snowing in some parts of the country!
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post #2 of 28 (permalink) Old 12-01-2005, 02:14 PM
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I voted: No, I probably won't but, should say never will.

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Dont beleave in it.
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I voted yes...even though I don't own one right now...if I did it would be done by now...




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I voted yes...even though I don't own one right now...if I did it would be done by now...
That's got to be killing you not to have something to drool over in the garage.

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Yeah it is...so I go to the dealer and sit on theirs...get some posters or whatever... then go back home feeling a little better but still sad!!!




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I was layered with an extra sweater with a winter liner at 12am this morning, and it was cold, but rideable.
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Yeah, mine is all tucked away under the cover in the shed... I'd bounce the shed threads from last year if I could find em

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post #9 of 28 (permalink) Old 12-02-2005, 11:58 PM
 
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Yep, I got the stabilizer in the fuel and it is up on my new stands my wife bought me for my B-Day....
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I'm going riding tomorrow...
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Whats winter ?

Went out for a blast today.................

Damn its nice to live in Ca.

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My rides been "winterized" since October unfortunately.
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yeppers!! I keep a bottle of suntan lotion in the tail bag
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yep had my girlfriend add the stabilizer yesterday. wish i was in calie. its in the low teens here in ks. and gettin down to -10 tonight. but the busa is up and covered and in the shed.
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I'm surprised how many people do store their bikes all year around in sheds....




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I'm surprised how many people do store their bikes all year around in sheds....
If its all you have. Its better than nothing.

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No I know... its better than leaving it outside... which I have did before...




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yeppers!! I keep a bottle of suntan lotion in the tail bag

Bee, Birdman, and my bike all winterizing last weekend ....
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Bee, Birdman, and my bike all winterizing last weekend ....

looks like you guys have it cold there, it got all the way down to 75 at noon today!
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I don't winterize nothing. My crazy husband rides year around. I quit after it gets below 50.
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