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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-21-2018, 05:03 PM Thread Starter
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New Winger!

Hey everyone!

Just jumped right in and got myself a 2018 Pearl White Goldwing Automatic DCT and finally got her home today. I have to say, it's a beautiful machine and handled great once I got used to the lack of manual clutch. I live in the So Cal mountains and got a chance to taste freeway, city and mountain driving on the way home. I coming from a 2002 Yamaha V-Star 1100 Classic, so this is a big change, but look forwarder to much more comfortable long rides and road trips. Look forward to reading this forum over the coming many years I own this bike!
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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-21-2018, 05:59 PM
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Congratulations on the new purchase, feel free to post a couple pictures. Be safe and have fun.
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post #3 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-21-2018, 06:35 PM
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congrats and hope the fires haven't affected anyone of your friends or loved ones.

ride safe !

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Welcome to the forum and congratulations on your new Wing.

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post #5 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-22-2018, 12:01 AM
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Congrats! I moved up from an 1100 Shadow. Big change and lovin it!

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post #6 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-22-2018, 04:37 AM
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Welcome from the northern tier of PA. Enjoy the forum and ride safe.

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post #7 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-22-2018, 05:29 AM
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Welcome to the GWOF from another Keystoner. s mentioned already.......



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post #8 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-22-2018, 05:35 AM
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Welcome to the GWOF from NE Pa.

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Welcome to you from Mississippi. Enjoy your new bike.

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