Maintenance interval - - Excellence in Motion
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perform maintenance before leaving? 1 12.50%
allow mileage to run past 24K and do the maintenance when you get back? 7 87.50%
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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old May 3rd, 2007, 12:44 am Thread Starter
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Maintenance interval

Here's the scenario:

You have 21,000 miles on your Brick. A vacation you had planned is coming up that will entail probably a little over 3,000 miles from start to end destination and back, which means you'd be somewhere on the road when 24K rolls around.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old May 3rd, 2007, 6:02 am
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I'd ride it and do the maintenance when I got back, even if you missed it by a couple of thousand, I wouldn't really worry about it.

What was that middle thang?
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old May 3rd, 2007, 11:06 am
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Do it when you get back. You never know the problems that will surface during or after performing maintenance, especailly if a dealer does it.....Go ride

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