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Offline Jubeeprince

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Owner's Manual, Tiger 1200xRT, 2018, Gen 3
« on: February 11, 2020, 07:00:43 PM »
Hi Guys -

Has anyone received a hard copy of this when you purchased your Gen 3 bike? I can't seem top locate the actual manual for sale anywhere. I know it can be downloaded for free off the website (as well as others), but is there an option to purchase a hard copy? (Publication #3855518-EN/US issue 1)

The last owner's manual number I can seem to find in hard copy is Publication #3851509-US issue 1. The newer one above (3855518) covers the new switch gear  and the new multi-function color screen. #3851509 covers the models up to 2016/17, when they had the "analog" tach and b/w screens on either side of tacho.

I'm computer savvy and realize that I can download the manual (which I have done), but when it comes to "books", I'm a Luddite! I like to hold and feel the pages as I read something....

I'm going to try and call a local dealership and check it out, but I thought I'd ask the collective hive-mind first.....

Thanks in advance,

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Re: Owner's Manual, Tiger 1200xRT, 2018, Gen 3
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2020, 07:16:46 PM »
Bought my XRT in the UK last year. Came with the printed Owner's Handbook, publication #3855551-EN (2018) that was inside the folder / rucksack with all the other paperwork, including service book.

The downloadable version with publication #3855518-EN is dated 2017, but I'm not sure if you can buy either. Your supplying dealer should be able to provide one FoC if they forgot to include it with your bike.
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Re: Owner's Manual, Tiger 1200xRT, 2018, Gen 3
« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2020, 10:13:31 PM »
Yes, I got one. It was under the rear seat with the toolkit. I would ask the dealer to supply one, it should of come with it.

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Re: Owner's Manual, Tiger 1200xRT, 2018, Gen 3
« Reply #3 on: February 14, 2020, 08:58:34 PM »
Along those same lines, I got the printed manual when I bought mine, but also received a nice back pack and zippered document folder.  A buddy of mine just bought a left over 2018 XRT and did get the manual but not the other two items.  Did all 1200 Tiger come with the extras?
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