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ridr44
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PostSubject: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Thu 16 Jun 2016, 09:33

Guys is there any difference, aside from abs, between the older models and the newer ones? Thanks Dan
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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Thu 16 Jun 2016, 10:48

2008 and later have an O2 sensor (& related circuitry) which gives better fuel economy. The brake rotors and probably the pads as well are bigger on the later models. Otherwise all the same.

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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Thu 16 Jun 2016, 11:20

The dashboard glove box lids are raised and in black on my 2006 model compared to earlier ones. They have flat lids and in body colour.
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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Thu 16 Jun 2016, 11:54

How about abs, does it really help? I never had it...Mine is an 03 and just condsidering if it's worthwhile to update.,..
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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Thu 16 Jun 2016, 13:47

ABS is an utter waste of time ... till you need it.
Get it if you can.
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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Thu 16 Jun 2016, 20:51

ABS has saved my bacon a few times. Won't consider a bike without it. Ever.

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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Thu 16 Jun 2016, 22:13

ABS. I wouldn't have bought my Goldwing without ABS.
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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Fri 17 Jun 2016, 11:21

Since they aren't importing the SWing any longer to the US and 2013 was last year, I would say spring for a 2013 if you can! Probably can get a sweet deal plus all the extras mentioned above... Go for it, if you can afford it.
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PostSubject: Re: Any difference between a 2003 and a 2013?   Fri 17 Jun 2016, 14:04

yes "10" Rolling Eyes

other differences mentioned (O2 sensor, ABS, dash is slick like body work pre 2008, color of bike varies but starting in 2010 or 2011 only Black - the glove box retainers are different on the earlier style dash and hard to come by if i understand correctly).
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