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Old 07-17-2014, 11:44 AM   #21
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I don't get it. Is that a really nice bike or something? Or do bikes really get stolen that often? I just bought my first bike so this is all new to me. What do I need to do to keep it safe? I'm moving to Houston in a couple months and a personal garage is almost a must-have for me in general (bike, car, and tons of tools). But is it really that bad if I can't get a garage?
Yeah, they just get stolen that often.
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Depends on where you park and how long you leave it. Either way, I'd never recommend leaving your gear on it.

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I don't get it. Is that a really nice bike or something? Or do bikes really get stolen that often? I just bought my first bike so this is all new to me. What do I need to do to keep it safe? I'm moving to Houston in a couple months and a personal garage is almost a must-have for me in general (bike, car, and tons of tools). But is it really that bad if I can't get a garage?

15 seconds is all it takes man, and in an apartment it would be even easier than what you see in this video....it happens all the time in houston.
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I don't get it. Is that a really nice bike or something? Or do bikes really get stolen that often? I just bought my first bike so this is all new to me. What do I need to do to keep it safe? I'm moving to Houston in a couple months and a personal garage is almost a must-have for me in general (bike, car, and tons of tools). But is it really that bad if I can't get a garage?
Duh it's an R6, nicest bike ever made. Like EVER
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Good lord... That is just sad. Good to know I can't drive my shiny new bike anywhere without having to worry about whether or not some low-lifes are gonna throw it into a van and drive away.
Sure you can. It's called theft insurance.
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just be aware of your surroundings cause if they want to take your , believe that they will take it no matter what so just take precaution.
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Where exactly are you moving to Houston from? I have never heard of any place that does not have any crime, like bike theft.
i you not i come from a town where its normal when you get out of your car to drop your keys on the floorboard to remember where you put them.
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