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That’s great news, been too long, hope it’s smooth sailing for you!
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ok guys
between tomorrow or tuesday at most (they are closed on monday) i will have my ride back... with a new 883 stock engine...

i tell you the true...
- i am satisfied since i feel myself part of a huge customers assurance system delivered by Mo.Co. (half of the expenses shared)
- yet... if i don't fall in love again for her (it happened and can happen again... expecially now that in this two years i made her "my own")... i was thinking to ride her for a year (warranty) and then sell her for a more tech and powerful ride since at 52 y.o. the time lapses to ride a superbike are shrinking more and more...
- dawned a month ago on me the idea to make a conversion... since i had to rebuild her engine completely... then i choose to maintain her stock for keeping her price value higher overtime and for warranty sake in case of an accident (around here they have a heavy hand on that kind of works)...



that's it
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she is back home
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engine new...
only thing untouched was the gear
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Good Luck with the new engine - Hopefully that means they got any previous issues with it resolved and 100,000 miles are in the future...

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oil consumption rate will be explanatory...
the previous engine had quite a high comsumption ever since from the outset
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Now get out there and start breaking her in.
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Wind in the face and a smile on your face, enjoy it my friend!!!
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