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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 05-02-2019, 01:02 PM Thread Starter
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Hey everyone, Kam here!

Just purchased a 2005 RSTD and wanted to drop a post introducing myself to the rest of the crew!

Safe Riding, and see y’all on the road!
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post #2 of 11 (permalink) Old 05-02-2019, 01:06 PM
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you got a great bike there

I got a 2000 "base model" Royal Star last fall, love everything about it

hardly ever seen anyone with bike-specific issues on these V4s, just ride ride ride

<<=- Photos of Ursa over there in the garage page - click on the thumbnails on the next page to see full sized photos
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[QUOTE=KCW;1001502]

hardly ever seen anyone with bike-specific issues on these V4s, just ride ride ride

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What an excellent problem to have lol! No complaints here from the bike so far!
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I love the detachable windshield!
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my windshield and bags stay in the garage unless absolutely necessary for the day

below 65mph the WS is really not needed
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I’m finding myself wanting the windshield in the AM, and tossing it come mid morning/afternoon.
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Welcome from Atlantic Canada. Love to see a pic of your new ride.

Paul
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V&H exhaust

2000 V Star 1100 Classic
All stock except for:
Kuryakyn Grips
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Welcome from Sacramento, Ca.

Riding is not just what I do but who I am.

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Welcome from Houston, Texas. Glad you joined us. Here's a few interesting threads to check out when you get a chance.

https://www.starbikeforums.com/forum...ms-bike-month/

https://www.starbikeforums.com/forum...ighlight=Yammy

https://www.starbikeforums.com/forum...where-you.html

https://www.starbikeforums.com/forum...enced-you.html

https://www.starbikeforums.com/forum...ature-you.html

Ride often and safe.

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Loose nut "me" behind the bars
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https://sites.google.com/site/vstar1100kb/home
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She hasn’t a name at the moment.

I love the classic/retro looking speedometer. Reminds me of an old Buick.
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