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Old 22 Nov 2010
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2V Spareparts in NZ?

Hi guy's!

Just a week in NZ and allready in need for Spareparts :-)

Any good ideas where to get 2V Spares in NZ?

Maybe Wellington? Or anywhere on the south island?

We are now in the Tongariro NP and heading down south later this week.


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Get it in Wellington before going to the South Island.

BTW, what is 2V ?

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I'll second that, 2V? Maybe then we can help.

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2v

From Werners profile he rides an R100gs so I assume he means 2 valve
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Ooops..

Oooops...


Sorry! I thought everyone knows that...

Yes 2V(alve) GS...

I will try the BMW dealer on saturday. Are they open on sat?

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Ahh, well in that case, definitely do it before you get to Christchurch. The BMW bike dealership recently ended up at their car dealership, and while they try, they really dont have that kind of experience with the older bikes. Thunderbike in Nelson are good too.

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