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View Poll Results: Mileage?
Less than 1000 121 4.64%
1K-5K 414 15.87%
5K-10K 479 18.36%
10K-20K 693 26.56%
20K-40K 556 21.31%
40K-60K 162 6.21%
60K-80K 49 1.88%
80K-100K 22 0.84%
100K+ 34 1.30%
Hell, I don't know, the speedo stopped working 10 years ago 79 3.03%
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Last post was July, '17, 78,000 miles. June, '19, she's just had her 95,000 mile oil change.
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259K as of July 2019 on my 2006 Sporty (Engine change with a used engine at 206K, replacement engine has 70K)

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70 K Oct 2011
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Just shy of 32k and now I have a collapsed lifter or lifters so won't be going up for a while unfortunately
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Just over 25K miles now. Averaging about 5K per year.
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