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Offline sungunr

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Your Mileage May Vary
« on: March 30, 2014, 11:12:07 pm »
After more than 1K miles on the 2013 model, I can say (for me) this is one of the best bikes out there.  I realize and empathize with those who have had less than stellar performance from their TTSE's.  However ,this bike handles better than my BMW,  has more than enough acceleration and power, and the features has me smiling more every time I ride the thing.   :028:  Anyone thinking of plunking down the hard earned green to drive off with the bike should consider what you want the bike for, but if a great riding tourer, canyon carver or camping vehicle is in your desires, you have to look at this ride.  Push the button and it starts, twist the throttle and it goes.  My friends ride some really great bikes, like the Vision, Venture, R1200RT, ZZX1400, Harley Classic, but none has shown a better all around package than the TTSE.   
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Re: Your Mileage May Vary
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2014, 11:55:42 pm »
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I'm at 1 K miles on my '14 and couldn't agree more about your posting. I have had zero issues and even if a few issues were to occur I feel very confident with this forum and my dealer, they'd be resolved effectively. 

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Re: Your Mileage May Vary
« Reply #2 on: March 31, 2014, 03:35:41 pm »
 :046: Mine has been all sorted by the dealer, and I couldn't agree more.  AND my last 200 mile jaunt over the weekend returned 57+ mpg, better than the RT's best at 53, and tons better than the K16's best of 43+.  I'm a very happy puppy right now, if only my wife would load up on the back with me sometimes.  She's very motorcycle risk averse!
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Re: Your Mileage May Vary
« Reply #3 on: April 02, 2014, 09:01:52 pm »
Im having so many problems with my TTSE Launch model 2012. But when its running right I have to agree there is nothing better. Hopefully when its come back from Triumph after the new top end of the head and other issues have been sorted I can put some serious tour miles on it. Fingers crossed EH! :152:
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