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Im about to hit 600 miles and im supposed to bring the bike to the dealer so they can check the valves and whatever else. The thing is i have to pay close to $300 for this checkup. is it really necessary?

i tried a search but that didnt help much.

thanks

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or find another dealer that lives in reality.

Do any dealers live there ???

I just bought 3 FCR main jets, £25.00 or $47.30 from a Suzuki dealer.

Mikuni main jets are £1.95 each, and in stock everywhere.

I only bought 3 as they are not stock items, and took 2 weeks to get.

Neil. (Disgusted, of Southend-on-Sea)

:thumbsup::ride::applause:

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Do any dealers live there ???

I just bought 3 FCR main jets, £25.00 or $47.30 from a Suzuki dealer.

Mikuni main jets are £1.95 each, and in stock everywhere.

I only bought 3 as they are not stock items, and took 2 weeks to get.

Neil. (Disgusted, of Southend-on-Sea)

:thumbsup::applause::applause:

If you are just going to give your money away, why not just send it directly to me :applause:

That is way out of line as well :ride:

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If you are just going to give your money away, why not just send it directly to me :applause:

That is way out of line as well :ride:

Somebody has just done a survey to find the dearest labour charge for car servicing in the UK.

How do you like £170.00 an hour, to service a Ford Escort :applause:

But it's not all bad, first (600 mile) service on any car or bike is free, just pay for the oil, and filter, and consumables.

1st service on my Honda CB600 was £28.

Neil. :thumbsup::applause::applause:

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I just had my valve checked and re-shimmed by the dealer and cost $124 Aussie which is about $90 USD.

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My bike has never seen the inside of a dealer's service bay.

I feel much more comfortable learning how to do it all myself, than paying hundreds of dollars so the dealer can assign some burger chef the tasks required.

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I've made a habit of "walking in the back door" of any dealer I might use for service. If the tech's haven't been through puberty, I'm outta there.

No way I'm letting some piple faced kid learn on my bike!

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