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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-11-2017, 09:39 PM Thread Starter
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New bike tommorow maybe

Hi im new on the site and would like advice on buying a k5 600...ive found one i really like its a 2006 aniversery done 17000 miles and got all the bits i would like plus more ie: undertray, seat cowel, tail tidy and led cluster plus stumpy exhaust also has power commander and shortshifter looks very tidy but what is concerning me is that it has had 8 previous owners and only done 140 miles since last mot back in july the price is 2800..or i have found a 2005 k5 which is completely standard with 22000 miles for 2550...any input would be appreciated...thanks
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-11-2017, 09:40 PM
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Re: New bike tommorow maybe

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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-11-2017, 09:49 PM
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I don't think 2006 was an anniversary model.
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-11-2017, 09:58 PM Thread Starter
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Had a few bikes over the years im more into mx tbh...bike could be a 2005 but it was registered jan 2006
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-11-2017, 11:23 PM
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2005 was the anniversary year. I'd pic the stock bike over those 2 options.
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Re: New bike tommorow maybe

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2005 was the anniversary year. I'd pic the stock bike over those 2 options.
+1. 8 previous owners is a bit much, and would concern me.
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