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Offline Hawk281

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off road mode
« on: January 29, 2019, 02:53:33 AM »
So i was out in the bitter 70 degree weather that we in California have to put up with decided to ride down a road that turned into a gravel road. As I had not put the bike in off-road mode, I decided to switch over and try it. Pushed all the appropriate buttons and the bike started sinking towards the ground. I actually could touch down with both feet. Wow, I like it. Bike worked well in this mode. But when I got back on the street and started picking up speed, I started seeing the ABS light start flashing, so I stopped and switched back to road mode and the alerts went away. Very weird.

Offline bazthebike

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Re: off road mode
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2019, 08:26:51 AM »
Hi, if you read your handbook I'm sure it says in off road mode the abs is turned off on the back wheel and the flashing light is reminding you its disabled.

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Re: off road mode
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2019, 12:05:06 PM »
With the help of my dealer I got my "Rider" mode installed with Off Road height and ABS :002:
As I like to get both feet on the ground too when stopping.
Just put the suspension up a few notches on the road  :001:
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Re: off road mode
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2019, 03:07:11 PM »
Don’t forget that will be rear end only adjustment so steering will be a little slower. I have my rider mode TSAS set to off-road too for manoeuvring round gravely car parks and campsites. Handy enough alright.

 


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