Hello from North Carolina

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Kilometers2
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Re: Hello from North Carolina

Post by Kilometers2 » Sat Jan 02, 2016 5:19 pm

Congratulations. As for maintenance....these bikes are easy to work on and something your son and nephew could pick up easy. They would thank you years from now for the experience too.
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Uralless for 3 years and regretting it the last 2 years I have owned a Doberman. Thinking of coming back rather than hacking the Harley...there is just something about Urals, this forum, and the 2WD I used infrequently while camping.....

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Re: Hello from North Carolina

Post by Al Parker » Sun Jun 24, 2018 4:56 pm

Newbie also from NC. Coastal southeastern. Attempted to deal with the dealer in Charlotte. Couldn't get any interest from them. Ended up ar Blue Moon Cycle. I would like to build a good relationship with them though. Went online to request a set of valve cover gaskets and was never contacted.
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Re: Hello from North Carolina

Post by Roadking » Sun Jun 24, 2018 5:26 pm

Just deal with Hollowpaw in Fl. Can’t get any better service. Gene is great!!!
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Re: Hello from North Carolina

Post by RC20 » Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:23 pm

I may not be an East Coaster, but I have made the drive, Florida is quit a ways away from NC, even by AK or Western US standards.
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Formerly Owned: ( various rides on others)
Honda 90
2 x CB750K (one a true Japan Model flown to Hawaii by a P3 Orion Sub Patrol Aircraft!)
1 x CB700 SC ala Shaft Drive Nighthawk S (RC20 is the actual in house production Model)
1 x R80GS (ok to start with, learned to love it for what it was)
1 x CB450K

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1 x 2019 cT Terracotta

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