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 Post subject: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:44 pm 
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Ok peeps for those not on fb and not seen my travels , im just back from a 2300 mile trip on the m2. Iwent through france to the ardenne in belgium. Then through luxembourgh into germany, stopping in bopard on the rhine. Then into the black forest , onto bavaria and then back into france and up the vosges mountains and then through belgium and back to calais.... i filled coco up 17 times costing £295.00 :yup:


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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:46 pm 
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:yup:
anything fall off or break ? lOl

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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:56 pm 
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Nope ...only problem was 20 mile on 1 cylinder in pouring rain......this is 5th trip abroad which accounts for 10,000miles of the 39,000 on clock .....ive had broken headlight .broken gear lever and a brake pad fall apart ...last year clutch cable was fraying but ive got home everytime


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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 2:15 am 
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coco wrote:
£295.00 :yup:



Whats that, 220 litres?

Sounds like a good run, how many days and nights coco?


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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:27 am 
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I dont know the litres but was 11 days so an average of 200 miles a day


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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:52 am 
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Nice one. I'm off in 6 days!

Glad your run was trouble free.


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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:09 am 
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coco wrote:
.... i filled coco up 17 times costing £295.00 :yup:

sounds like you had a nice trip :yup: but how much was it to fill up the real coco over the 11 days with beer, wine food :o

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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:05 am 
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coco wrote:
Nope ...only problem was 20 mile on 1 cylinder in pouring rain......this is 5th trip abroad which accounts for 10,000miles of the 39,000 on clock .....ive had broken headlight .broken gear lever and a brake pad fall apart ...last year clutch cable was fraying but ive got home everytime


:yup: nice

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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:48 am 
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coco wrote:
Nope ...only problem was 20 mile on 1 cylinder in pouring rain......


What air filter are you running? I used to get that with the CF race filter until I gasket cemented the filter on.

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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:18 pm 
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:yup: M2 is the way to go

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 Post subject: Re: Bike trip on coco
PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:58 pm 
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Forcewinder on the big mikuni flatslide carb.......and barney...not much on beer , but a lot on food and vin rouge and vin rot :dance: :coat:


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