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  1. 1000RR Engine dies when coming to a stop

    Honda FireBlade
    I recently bought an 08 1000RR and it ran great the first couple of days. Then it started dying on me as I was coming to a stop. I've read a lot of posts about this happending but what is different with mine is that I need to turn the key off for a second and then turn it back on or it will not...
  2. Fireblade - Down shifting from 5th to 2nd gear

    Honda FireBlade
    Silly question - but I'm just wondering if this is normal for a 2011 CBR 1000RR, or is it just me. When I'm riding on 5th gear and want to slow down, I would brake and down shift to 2nd. If I do this by squeezing and holding the clutch while down shifting all the way to 2nd, I find that the...
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