2011 Kawasaki KLR 650

Used.  $3,750 on craigslist Las Vegas

Miles at purchase: 11,047

Seat: Re-fabriced and cushioned by Seat Concepts.com

Panniers: Teton Aluminum Panniers from Happy-Trail.com

Nerf Bars: Happy-trail.com

Skid Plate: Happy-trail.com

Pannier rack: SK rack from Happy-trail.com




Maintenance during trip

March-28 Loreto, Mexico 12,978 Replaced chain with used chain

April-2 Mazatlan, Mexico 13,311 Replaced chain

April-15 Puerto Escondido, Mexico 14,572 Oil Change

May-18 Xela, Guatemala 16,824 Replaced front and rear sprockets, welded broken luggage rack, and replaced both tires.

     Front: Pirelli Scorpion A/T

     Rear: Kenda K761 Dual Sport

July-4 Cartegena, Colombia 18,974 Oil Change

July-19 San Gil, Colombia 21,333 Replaced front and rear brake pads

July-30 Cali, Colombia 21,940 Replaced rear tire, oil change, fixed tailbox bracket, replaced throttle cable

Aug-27 Nazca, Peru 24,645 Replaced chain and rear sprocket

Sept-24 Atocha, Bolivia 26,191 Replaced clutch cable

Oct-10 Salta Argentina 26,191 Replaced clutch friction plates, oil change