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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-24-2005, 03:23 PM Thread Starter
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engine life question

i was wondering, i benn riding for almost 2 years now, but i recently got a 03 gxxir 600 with 7k miles on it i put about 18k already in about 10 months time, i was wondering with routine oil change and maintance how long does a bikes engine usually last before it needs a rebuild? whats the avg, i heard 60k, hope thats not true

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-24-2005, 03:35 PM
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FOREVER. I'm serious. with regular maintanance, and not too much abuse you bike will be totaled before the engine dies. A guy on this forum had 130k on his engine before his bike got totalled. From the sound of it, he had another 100k to go.

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