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post #21 of 39 (permalink) Old 01-11-2017, 10:11 AM
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I hope the engine holds up - already 45,000km on it.. replacing that after a few months of riding would be a nightmare, but I think there are plenty of Duc's with north of 100,000km out there.
If you do the maintenance, and don't let it sit and rot too long, it should last you just fine. I'm over 400,000km on my M900.

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post #22 of 39 (permalink) Old 01-12-2017, 06:27 AM Thread Starter
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If you do the maintenance, and don't let it sit and rot too long, it should last you just fine. I'm over 400,000km on my M900.

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That's good to know. The whole engine will come apart to be cleaned in the process. New grease, some new o-rings here and there etc..

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post #24 of 39 (permalink) Old 01-25-2017, 11:01 PM Thread Starter
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Still working on it. Working on the seat now. Pictures will follow soon

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Sorry for the lack of updates.. but been super busy! Here are some teaser pics.. We are 1-2 weeks out from having the bike on the road!




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Sorry for the lack of updates.. but been super busy! Here are some teaser pics.. We are 1-2 weeks out from having the bike on the road!









Anything new to show us?


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Getting closer to the finish line. About 85% done by now.

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post #29 of 39 (permalink) Old 05-23-2017, 06:37 PM
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Ditto. He's having so much fun riding an showing it off the that he forgot to show us the end result...

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Unfortunately it's taking a lot longer.. here are the latest pics..

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