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post #1 of 2 Old Apr 3rd, 2007, 8:19 pm Thread Starter
 
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How important is 600 mile on new GS

My wife's new f650gs is coming up on it's 600 mile breakin maint. thingy. I am in the process of rebuilding my lt and I am not much in the mood for a 200 mile round trip for this. my questions, will this void the warrenty do they do anything beside change the fluids and kick the tires?
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post #2 of 2 Old Apr 3rd, 2007, 9:28 pm
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600 miles isn't written in stone but it is a good idea to get it done fairly soon, you don't want the fine particles found in a new engine floating around too long. It is possible to do it yourself, just keep receipts and records for warranty puposes.
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