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VN 1600 with 94000 kms? Yes or No ?

The bike is a 2004 model with a seat with twin backrests and lugage rack. Showing 94000 kms, anyone got any ideas on what the factory recomends around these kind of kms?

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Nick I am not sure what the factory recommends, but here is a website all about Vulcans , 1500 and 1600 models in particular. Scroll down and click on maintenance tips in particular and read the one about the cam chain extenders for the tensioners. I would recommend replacing the stock clutch spring with one from a 1600 mean streak and it is a direct bolt in as well .

Look this place over well and you will find a lot of tips and tricks from riders and some pretty good wrenches as well
http://www.gadgetjq.com/gadgetsfixitpage.htm




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That's about the same as 58000 miles, right?
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That's about the same as 58000 miles, right?
yup, real close


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Better be good and cheap. Im not paying much for bike over 20k miles or 30k kms
My 1500 has almost 69k on it and ain't breathing hard yet. Neither has it seen any pity. 5k won't buy it.




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