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Found a leaking fuel shut off yesterday. It has been on there for maybe 15 years and a couple hundred thousand miles. The kits to rebuild them cost just about as much as the new ones. I got a new one ordered now. Cleaning the tank out good while I got it off. There was a few chips of the tank liner on the screen.
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Lazy day, not been feeling well with flu, sore throat & my usual aches & pains. Short ride to Preston HD diner, back to Thornton after picking up shopping
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Ear infections here. Foot has hole the size of quarter down to the red meat on the front of the sole. Where you put your weight.

Bikes are running good though.

In the 80's here with clear skies. I get my fair share in.
Picking up a used bmw r850r soon for song. With bags and windshield.
Don't know if I will fit on it. But the price could not be ignored.
Will see what happens tomorrow.

A far as the foot goes. Gotta keep the weight off for it to heal. Silly me don't listen.
I have wheel chairs.
I am staring at the crutches as I type this out.
Antibiotics for the ear infections < both ears> is healing up the foot pretty good though.
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Get well soon, careful with the foot. Spent most of 2015 strapped up with a leg ulcer. It started with catching my ankle on a spiky bush birdwatching
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Sounds like this has turned into the “have ills-won’t travel”, lets get healthy boys and girls!
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