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The bike caught fire!

Was out for a ride on the 8th of August when the bike caught fire. Was able to put it out with the help of some good samaritans. The dealership told me just for the parts to fix would be $3000 and that was not including labor. So needless to say the insurance company is going to total it out. I'm so sick because I just want my bike back up and running!

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see what the insurance company will charge and buy it back and fix it yourself

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Or you can buy my 05 I have for sale....
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Or you can buy my 05 I have for sale....
even better

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Or you can buy my 05 I have for sale....
do you want less than $3000 for it?

if it goes vroom or boom, I LIKE IT!
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do you want less than $3000 for it?
I'm looking for $1,900 OBO

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well, then, there you go! buy Sharkbait's '05!

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No one is asking the real questions here... How did the bike catch fire?
Were you riding a flaming Vulcan down the road?
Are there pics of it on fire?
Are the pics of it post fire?

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I had the ground break away from the frame, melted the harness quick
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I had the ground break away from the frame, melted the harness quick
yup.the one from the battery to the frame.when it goes,it positively charges the wires that go to the fuel gauge sender

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