|Full Name:||Delioussine Peter|
|Last Logged In:||February 02, 2017|
|Registered:||June 16, 2005|
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|Birthday (Year) & Occupation:||Energy Cache, Mechanical Engineer|
|Bike Model (Ex - M2, XB12Rr, S1W, P3):||Buell XB12R (sold) and 1125R (returned), Ducati 916 (sold), SV1000S (sold), Aprilia RSV mille|
|Model Year (Please enter full 4-digit year):||2004 and 2008, 1998, 2003, 2000.5|
|Color:||Red and Black, Yellow, Silver, Yellow|
|V.I.N. (To aid in problem resolution. Will not be displayed or shared otherwise.) :||(Hidden)|
|Performance Mods!:||Tires and practice.|
|Problems/Miles (Please be specific):||XB12R
-Defective fuel pump assembly. Replaced under warranty at 7120 miles once low fuel sensor failed.
-Coils crapped out at about 11000 miles.
-Stator died and replaced under warranty at about 12000 miles
-Ignition switch wires came loose, soldered back into place about 14000 miles
-Belt snapped 14000 miles, it was damaged at around 4000 miles. A small pebble pierced the belt.
-15000 miles primary cover clutch support failed.
-15000 miles engine failure; replaced cylinders, pistons, connecting rods and crankshaft. Although it appears as though the pinging is now gone... Replaced under "will-call".
-15,800 miles new battery
-15,900 miles Voltage regulator and rear brake sensor failed
-16,000 miles Speedometer grommets failed
-Transmission is acting up... BAH!
Before 620miles and ongoing:
-Rear brake is nearly useless
-Hard starting when warm
-Mirrors spontaneously fracturing
-Various error codes including front O2 sensor failure.
After 620miles and on going:
-lack of power, makes the XB12R seem like a rocket.
-Air filter letting sand and grit pass into engine.
-1889 miles heavy carbon deposits on intake valves.
|Favorite Rides (Roads and Routes):||Latigo Canyon Rd. (County Hwy N9 - PCH)
Mulholland Hwy. (rock store - County Hwy N9)
Saddle Peak Rd. (Tuna cyn. - Stunt Rd.)
|Why I do/don't ride a Buell:||XB12R
Torque is a addicting.
Its the most comfortable bike that I have ridden. Fuel efficient. Fun. Too many to list.
Does not ping.
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|Top speed on 2 wheels (mph):||(Hidden)|
|Preferred engine oil (brand/grade):||Motul 300V 15W50|
|Four wheeled vehicles:||Silver 2001 Volkswagen GTI VR6 12V|
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