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Long trips are possible

Just back from another trip to France, 971 miles without mishaps, in the company of 2 other WD16H riders.

The bikes might loose bits but they do keep running.

Most we lost was oil, mine a bit more than the others. 4 liters is relatively much but the engine is quite worn out and needs a new piston or rebore.

The same piston was subject to lossing aluminium onto the cyclinder wall due to lack of oil 3 years ago. Rings were melted solid in the grooves and needed to be broken out. After cleaning up the cylinder/piston and new piston rings it has done at least 1000 miles before starting this last run.

They are really rugged!