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Sticky down shifting

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just an fyi to potential v-rod purchasers...
I had sticky, and difficult downshifting and a really tricky neutral when I got my bike. However, it only had 7 miles on it and the dealer said give it 250 miles. After a couple of days of riding, its broken in nicely. So don't be alarmed if you try a new bike and get this behavior.

- Dave
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The heel shifter that I mentioned in the General thread makes finding neutral very easy for me. I sometimes struggled using toe shifting. Just a slight tap with the heel does it now.

Silicon Valley Ca
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