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post #1 of 5 Old 05-16-2016, 06:12 PM Thread Starter
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Klr water crossing, the wise way! :d

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bAkAw...ature=youtu.be

We faced a really deep water crossing during our camping ride yesterday... .. my friend dumped his GS in the water going thru it fast.. i did not want to take any chances

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here is another clip for a side trail we did

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phv0p...ature=youtu.be

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post #3 of 5 Old 05-17-2016, 10:20 AM Thread Starter
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need to mention, i tried those SHINKO 705 TIRES and they are awesome,
i have metzeller karoo 3 on the GS and they are super loud.

the shinkos grab the same way, it gives you a great performance offroad and they are super quiet onroad.

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post #4 of 5 Old 05-17-2016, 07:40 PM
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bAkAw...ature=youtu.be

We faced a really deep water crossing during our camping ride yesterday... .. my friend dumped his GS in the water going thru it fast.. i did not want to take any chances
Wise man! I'll take rock, and tight trail, over deep water any day.
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thats what i told them!

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