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Online K1W1

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Re: New Triumph tiger Owner from Australia
« Reply #10 on: February 09, 2019, 06:37:07 AM »
*Originally Posted by pa1nter [+]
Will barkbusters prevent the levers breaking, havent fitted a new one yet but ordered one.

They should but the won't stop the bike rolling forward off the side stand on anything vaguely down hill.

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Re: New Triumph tiger Owner from Australia
« Reply #11 on: February 09, 2019, 09:50:42 PM »
Re: rolling off the sidestand....Leave it in 1st gear if your parking on a slope.
Laterally unstable unless moving.

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Re: New Triumph tiger Owner from Australia
« Reply #12 on: February 09, 2019, 10:15:23 PM »
*Originally Posted by chuckxc [+]
Re: rolling off the sidestand....Leave it in 1st gear if your parking on a slope.

Correct but many people dont release how easily Tigers roll off the stand in places almost no other bike does.

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Re: New Triumph tiger Owner from Australia
« Reply #13 on: February 09, 2019, 10:58:00 PM »
Yes, BarkBusters will protect against broken Levers, clutch & (front) brake.
It's good to develop the habit of leaving the 'bike in first: always.
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Re: New Triumph tiger Owner from Australia
« Reply #14 on: February 10, 2019, 08:49:19 AM »
Welcome aboard Pa1nter, you're gonna love your new to you triple.  I am a recent convert too, coming up for a year's happy ownership.  Love this little jigger more and more every time I get to throw my leg over it and turn the key.   :417:

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Re: New Triumph tiger Owner from Australia
« Reply #15 on: February 10, 2019, 11:17:28 AM »
G'day Pa1nter and welcome.
Cheers,
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Re: New Triumph tiger Owner from Australia
« Reply #16 on: February 10, 2019, 11:49:52 PM »
hello from Coffs Harbour
Broke one brake lever now have a set of barkbusters .Good investment if your going to ride off road.
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