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another CL optimist

Discussion in 'Hangout Lounge' started by Polock, Mar 3, 2017.

  1. Polock

    Polock Well-Known Member

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    very optimistic.
     
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    jayrodoh YimYam

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    Seen that one listed before. I like that he's not worried about the slipping clutch, reassuring to the buyer for sure.
     
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    k-moe Pie, Bacon, Bourbon. Moderator Premium Member

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    If it were cosmetically and mechanically perfect, and had the tour pack, he'd be justified in asking that much (but shouldn't expect to get it).
     
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    Just about every seller thinks their bike is worth more than it is. Just about every buyer thinks the bike they want isn't worth half of the asking price. I find that you have to build in negotiating room when advertising on Craigslist, although that is still a lot higher than he should expect to get offered.
     
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    Polock Well-Known Member

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    that's a keeper by golly
    the one behind it died and fell over
     
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    k-moe Pie, Bacon, Bourbon. Moderator Premium Member

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    "The bike has 82hp from the factory but, with the mods, I figure it has around 115hp at the rear wheel."

    Laughed so hard I almost peed.
     
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    k-moe Pie, Bacon, Bourbon. Moderator Premium Member

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    They're comfortable, and you can't see it when you're riding.
     
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    Nice thing is that seat can be installed either way around. If one wears out, flip it around!
     
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    Some sellers just throw a number at the wall and see if it sticks.
    Have a few in Vancouver right now like that. saw one paid 250 flipped for 1300 now for sale @ 2000 some ppl are nuts!
     
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    Sorry, didn't mean to offend anybody, I would have said I find it horrible, if someone likes it, that's fine.
     
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    He briefly describes how shitty it runs with the pods but somehow this is because it's making so much power.
    He needs to be a politician as he's a master at double speak.
     
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    k-moe Pie, Bacon, Bourbon. Moderator Premium Member

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    Oh don't worry. It is a horribly ugly seat.
     
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    I'd rock the hell out of that seat, ha ha!
     
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