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Old 06-29-2018, 02:25 PM
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Finally made it!

Hi All, I've wanted a BMW sport touring bike since I rode an '01 K1200RS in 2004. After a recent suggestion of my wife to get a bike I came home with this 2009 K1300S... and I love it. All the options, and well cared for. Thanks for all the great info on the forum!
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Old 06-29-2018, 03:04 PM
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Welcome to the site, we'll look forward to hearing more from you!
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Old 06-29-2018, 04:07 PM
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Welcome to the site.

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Old 06-29-2018, 04:17 PM
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Welcome David, enjoy your new ride!
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Old 06-29-2018, 10:17 PM
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Welcome David to the best forum on the planet. We look forward to your participation glad the best forum helped you to get the best bike
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Old 06-30-2018, 06:18 AM
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David, welcome to the site!
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Old 06-30-2018, 07:16 AM
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Re: Finally made it!

Welcome aboard David!
2007 White Aluminum Metallic K12S a.k.a. "The Mighty Mighty"
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Welcome David, glad to have you here. Thats an excellent choice for a bike.
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Welcome to the forum David. Lots of good info here on your bike.. Enjoy

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Re: Finally made it!

You remember riding that RS?

Well, this is very similar but first, before riding it, you need to set your wristwatch back a couple of minutes to allow for the induced time-warp.

Have fun.
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Well it's about time!

Welcome to I-bmw David.

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Welcome to the forum David

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