Originally Posted by jshaw
Go and read some threads on these bikes until the thought of buying one goes away. (Here, AF1, Google)
You'll find pages and pages on the cold start issue.
There are "fixes" for most of the problems, but seriously, these bikes are for serious enthusiasts who are prepared to spend enormous amounts of time/money to scratch an itch that no other bike can.
Step away from the exotic two cylinder time bomb.
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