fuzzy said:howdy yall, well i've been just an observer for a couple of months taking in all i can from old forums and the tricks and tips section. but i finally joined so i can start asking some questions. i've only had my sv1000s for 3 months and it's my first bike. :baby: gotta say i love it and even though i have nothing previous to compare it to i feel certain i'll be hanging on to it for a while. be talking to yall soon.