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You Ask/You Answer: The cost of servicing

"The cost of servicing my bike (2009 Ducati 848) isn't horrendous, but it is significant, as it was for the CBR600RR I had before it. The parts aren't too expensive, it's the main dealer labour rates that ramp it up – and I'm not arguing with their need to charge those rates, but I'm sorely tempted to do some of...

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Oct 11

Posts: 14

Bike servicing

Why is it that when you take your average car for a service it usually costs less than £100 yet you take your

bike where everything is more accessible it costs 3 or 4 times that much?

I have just had my carbs balanced and my shims done £289 odd to you ,a full service is around the £385 mark!!!!Why?

My bike is an old CBR 900 RRT.

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