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I had to quit using that because of all the jokes.......

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Every time I ride regardless of reason.

Its recreational
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What kind of polish do you use?
TopCoat F-11, of course..
Duh!!!!

Had it professionally sprayed and detailed.
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Every time I ride regardless of reason.

Its recreational

RIGHT!!!!

Therapy is what I call it. I normally I just commute with the Sporty but it is always fun!
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