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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-24-2014, 08:57 AM Thread Starter
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So I'm in the market for a new bike I went and rode a 2014 Cross Country and I really enjoyed the ride. But I'm wondering if there are any people out there that that's have got miles on their bikes I'm worried about the plastic on the front getting cracked by it getting hit by rocks. But as a guy who has always been a Harley guy the handling of the cross country was excellent in comparison to the 04 wide glide I had. So I want to know what you guys have experienced that has made it better or worse in comparison to their bike you've owned
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I have a cross country tour and I just broke 15,000 miles yesterday. No issues.

My last bike was a 2002 gold wing. Put 52,000 miles on it. The cross country is much more comfortable for me.



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So you havent had any problem with that plastic up front. Is it easy to clean up
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Welcome to the forum.
I came to Victory from a 2011 Road Glide Ultra and have had no issues with the fairing components on my 2013 Vision. So far I only have about 16k smiles and miles on that Vision.

Present ride - 2013 Victory Vision, black, ATW at +3, Lloydz air filter and adjustable intake, PC5, 30,xxx miles
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Yes plastic can break if you drop it, but I have dropped mine twice now and just scratched it. I did loose the right side cover shortly after getting the bike. I took the side cover off and did NOT make sure it had snapped into the rubbler grommets good, my faught. Are the bikes perfect..... a person can find faught with every bike if they look. Are they good bikes, mine has been so far. Good luck.

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So you havent had any problem with that plastic up front. Is it easy to clean up
38,000 miles and no problems with the Fairing, cleaning or otherwise ..

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38,000 miles and no problems with the Fairing, cleaning or otherwise ..
What I'm really concerned with is the plastic in front of the engine I'm not concerned with the fairing its no different then any other fairing
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What I'm really concerned with is the plastic in front of the engine I'm not concerned with the fairing its no different then any other fairing
The Chin Fairing up Front is fine as well ..

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