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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-14-2008, 05:27 PM Thread Starter
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Pekin, Ill

Just checking in from Central Illinois.

No one from Illinois here?
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 09-14-2008, 10:01 PM
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Plenty of folks from IL. Except, I'll be moving back to my homestate of WI very soon. Moving up to Madtown area.

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Moving up to Madtown area.
Ok .... Now you'll have to drop a line to me when you get here.

87 vn750at least that is what the frame #'s say
"Squirrel Bike" aka Jersey

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Ok .... Now you'll have to drop a line to me when you get here.

Sure 'nuf. We'll have to catch a ride together sometime. There's plenty of good twisties around the Wisconsin River.

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2001 VN750 bought 4/19/08 w/2309 miles(Sold April 2010 with just over 12,000 miles)
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I live in Washington Il, neighbor. New to the forum. Just bought a used 750 Vulcan. really like it.
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Mundelin Illinois here,

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2001 VN 750 "Sold June with 2008 with 21,000""Serinity"
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Hello Pekin

Hi: I'm from Belvidere IL. just about an hour and a half north. Nice to know many riders are in Illinois.

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Hi: I'm from Belvidere IL. just about an hour and a half north. Nice to know many riders are in Illinois.
My brother in law lives in Belvidere and rides a Harley, Good guy.

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Hope I have the pleasure of meeting him someday!

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Plexistar windshield
.040 pilot jets.
Splines lubed 1955 mi.
Marbled
Iridium plugs
Reset pickup coil gaps.
Metzeler ME=880s
Shindengen MOSFET RR
V & H Cruzers
Degoated
Speed bleeders
MCCTs.
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