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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-02-2016, 09:39 AM Thread Starter

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Question Possible 2009 Monster 1100 purchase

I am looking at a 2009 Monster 1100 to possibly buy.
Mint condition, adult owned, garage kept. 8500 miles. Custom paint and graphics. Aftermarket seat and exhaust. Red Chain, crash bobbins, tinted windscreen, Dunlop Q-3's. 7500 mi service complete. Carbon fiber inner rear fender, tank cover, dry clutch cover, air box inlets. Many red anodized pieces.
They want $5600. i'll offer $5000.
Are these bikes bullet proof ?? What kind of problems should I look for ?? I WILL ask for service history !! Heard this is vital !!

Here's a pic: https://images.craigslist.org/00606_...8S_600x450.jpg

Thanks for any help or advice. Leon
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-03-2016, 12:16 AM
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I have a 2009 1100S. I beat the crap out of it..... runs GREAT! Zero issues. 15,300 miles. No complaints
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I have the EVO with 19k miles. I've had some premature maintenance issues, but nothing I couldn't handle at home: chain stretched, starter died, stator died, kick stand switch died. The only issue was that the last 3 happened on the road and I was stranded.
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I have that same bike, 27k miles runs like a champ. No major issues for me, but dealer maintenance is a bit spendy $. Love mine!
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-03-2016, 05:33 PM
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I don't know where you are located, but that seems like an excellent price for the bike. It should be quite reliable. Ask if he changed the front sprocket to 14T - these bikes are geared quite tall.
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