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post #11 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-19-2012, 10:40 PM
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I'm at about 2000+ miles and the bike no longer makes any inexplicable noises. Running mid-grade (89 octane-KS) fuel defintely keeps a little 'ting' out of the sound too. I've not been able to confirm that it runs 'stronger' otherwise.

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