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    Eager to learn - No RSV...yet

    Greetings, all! I am a Aprilia newb, and I wan to learn about the RSV Mille, particularly the R. I have my eye on an 07, and want to know what I should look at/for, and if there was such a thing as a special SP (homologation) version in '07. I have read conflicting stories. I even called a...
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    Newb

    Hello guys, after YEARS of riding around on jap bikes ( was also considering a VTR or and SV ) it was time to try something different, so I'm now the proud owner of a 2000 Mille.. I wasn't really that bothered about buying it, until I rode it.. Yikes, what a feeling.. :-) I'm smitten..:inlove...
  3. Travy14

    Newb with 04 Factory

    Hi. My name is Chris. I picked up a 2004 RSVR Factory for a decent price on Saturday and have been digging for info. I came across the site a few times and wanted to say thank you for all the good information. Hopefully I can help a few people here in return. In a nutshell, I bought the bike...
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    Hi all, newb in need of help please.

    Evening every1, I am the new proud owner of a 2001 Mille rsv. It's immaculate and as covered a little over 25,000. It sounds the business and makes me smile a lot more than riding my Fireblade. Really love the difference compared to the il4. I love everything about the Mille, looks, riding...
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    Not only a newb, but a damned yank to boot!!

    Morning gents (and/or ladies), I'm not actually an RSV-4 owner yet, but I figured it best to join some forums to see what I'm getting myself in to prior to taking the plunge. I've been riding for the past four years (I average approx 8,000miles a year) and have always owned Hondas, first an...
  6. R

    Newb from Northern Ireland

    Hi, After biking on and off for 30+ years, I just picked up my first Aprilia. It's a 2007 Bol D'or replica:). Have replaced the stock pipes with a set of Delkevic stainless cans (great value for the money by the way) since this photo was taken. Will post some new pics when I get the time. Now...
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    04 factory problems...help newb please!

    Well hello everyone. So I was out riding on a pretty hot day, I pulled over for a quick drink of water and went to start the ape back up and nothing. It would turn over but not start and the fans kept kicking on. So I let it cool down for a while then she started right up. She starts everytime...
  8. RotaryBred

    RSV-R Newb... first and foremost question...

    derestriction... now i know there are a few posts regarding this matter (yes, i did quite a bit of searching here, and other places as well), but I haven't seen anything 2004 specific, US model. Not sure if it matters, but the plate says 7/03. I saw a few pictorials on which wire to cut, but...
  9. K

    more newb questions

    ok, as its raining i thought i'd pull some of the panels off my latest ebay aquisition. got a couple of questions for someone to help me with, nothing serious. it's a 2000 model and has been de-restricted in the air box, and has a wire sniped and heat shrinked at the ecu but, should this...
  10. skrall

    Newb, getting rsv mille r

    Hey all, this is my first post, i'm coming from a very unreliable triumph daytona 955i, which i've fallen out of love with, cause its just one thing after another repair. Anyways, Just wanted to see what you all thought of the bike i just put a deposit on. Its a 2001, 9k got it for £3250. Think...
  11. Andrew_RSV

    Greetz from Moscow newb =)

    Hi there! =) I've just bought my RSV'02. It's not in perfect condition(was fallen down), but I'll fix it anyway. And here we are..
  12. RSV-TWIN

    newb - rsv 2002

    Hi... im in the process of buying a RSV Mille 2002... has a standard can & filter but seems to have a sticker on the ECU with Bombardier... is this standard !? iv had numerous bikes... only v-twins iv owned were a CX500 & VT500E in my despatching years... im actually still in the game... but...
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    Newb's questions & thoughts

    howdy all ive been perving this forum a while and ended up buying a 2003 RSV-r over a week ago but until today i had only ridden it home in the snow. i wanted something different to my trusty old zx6r which i now hope to track more and thought a 'prilia was the way to go. picked her up for...
  14. Flick

    Hello, Newb here. Show me some love...

    Well.... New to all this 'forum' stuff. I have a few plans, a few words and a few stories to lob out. Also I am sure i will need some advice from you lot:devious I ride a 52 plate RSV, it gets used almost every day, live in Kent and work mostly in London. Got a TLS too, but I wont mention that...
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    Newb about to get first Aprilia

    Hey guys I am in the works to get my first Aprilia, it will be a 2002 RSV Mille R the bike only has about 97xx miles on it and looks to be pretty much perfect. :doug:deviouswhen I get it I will post some pics. Look forward to sharing info with this site. Any tips that a new Aprilia Mille owner...
  16. MilleBoy82

    Newb saying Hi

    Alright lads pick my mille up at the end of the month cant wait :devious anybody local to the shropshire area? ill get some pics up as soon as i get the bike its had loads of mods done to it which i will go into more detail once ive got it
  17. GrahamRSVR

    A winter Newb

    Hi all, Just piked up my machine on Sat and and intriduced myself to her with a ride to the Lakes (in the rain~) but it was so much fun even in the wet! I used to be a zx6r owner until I rode a mates Mille, njoyed it so much that I got me an 05 RSVR Factory. Pics to follow, look forward to...