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post #1 of 8 Old 06-25-2011, 09:30 PM Thread Starter
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Wanting a klr 650

Hi to all !!!
New to forum and have a simple question! I would like to buy a klr 650 but am wondering if it may be too big for me..I am 5'9 and the seat shows 35 inches..Am I out of luck or are they a little adjustable in the height dept? Thanks
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post #2 of 8 Old 06-25-2011, 10:24 PM
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I'm about the same height, It's an easy bike to ride. I do tip-toe a little, or even "hang a cheek" when stopped but nothing too bad. You shouldn't have a problem. Good luck.
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post #3 of 8 Old 06-25-2011, 11:58 PM Thread Starter
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Wanting a klr650

I found a 2006 close with 1700 miles on it and it is immaculant..He is asking 3400 for it soo what do you think would be a good price to get it at????
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post #4 of 8 Old 06-26-2011, 02:14 AM
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Where? That makes a big difference. Bikes are pricey where I am, for example.

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post #5 of 8 Old 06-26-2011, 05:54 AM
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KLR's appear to be even pricier where Stevep51d lives. Craigslistings for his neighborhood all looked high to me, except for the 1991.


$3400.00 isn't a bargain in my book. I would continue shopping.

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post #6 of 8 Old 06-26-2011, 06:28 AM
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06 KLR price

$3,400 seems high to me too but it's the season. I see gen 2 bikes listed for that price.
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post #7 of 8 Old 06-26-2011, 06:40 AM
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KLR prices

Here's one for around $3,000

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post #8 of 8 Old 06-26-2011, 10:59 AM Thread Starter
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I agree that it seems high also, And the fact that our economy is starting to really dump here now I am going to shoot a more reasonable offer..All he can say is no..I am in no hurry to spend my money..Thanks For all the replys and assistance. Steve
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