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    Quote Originally Posted by lrppcer View Post
    That water is looking high enough to cause a stall. It's a good excuse to remind people of the carb Y vent mod. If you are unaware, one of the hoses that go out and down at the bottom of the bike is a vent hose for the carb. If the end of that tube goes under water, it can't vent, so there is no flow of fuel and the bike stalls. Read about it here: TW died on water crossing - Carb Vent solution offered
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    That carb vent mod is next on my list. Great easy insurance
    I will look into that. Thanks!
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    Quote Originally Posted by admiral View Post
    That was awesome. She did great.
    I was the guinea pig and crossed first. I was nervous watching her come across, and didn't expect my voice to end up in the video. Haha! I honestly think she did better crossing both ways, than I did.... but I'm gonna credit the fat tires. Hehe...
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    She shows good technique.
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    Teach her to do a bump wheelie next.
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    16yr/old daughter's first dual-sport ride....

    Yay! Another TW gal!


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    Thats too cool. She will remember that 40 feet forever.
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    Good to see family events!
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