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What is Dosal Dislocation of the Distal Fib...

Hi Dr Mark.   I have spoken to you previously about my leg injury, resulting in a displaced tibia and fibula fractures.  I'm still having a lot of pain, mostly ligament, soft tissue.  In reading my notes from the hospital I noted this:    “There is dorsal displacement of...

Motovan length

It seems like extended is preferred bu is the extra 15-20" of an extended van worth it. I live in mn so the awd express seems mighty appealing, but I know it's not mandatory. I like the look of the chevy's but the fords seems more popular. Any reasons? I live in the city so the extra length make...

Trail riding protective gear?

I'll be putting plenty of miles on my yz this summer and am looking for some tips for riding gear. I currently have a helmet, gloves, riding pants and a jersy. I defiantly want to start wearing riding boots, what's a decent inexpensive brand/model? Also, should I invest in a chest protector and/...

Please help!

Hello guys! I have a big dilemma, regarding my son's KTM 105 XC. If swingarm bearings need to be replaced, can swingarm move forward and cause the chain jumping teeth on countershaft sprocket? This happened last weekend during a Harescramble race. Bike stopped suddenly (in gear) during race. The...

S to SM conversion 320 EBC brake rotor upgrade

The front S brake rotor (250) was fine with the front 21'' wheel,  not so much with the 17'' front wheel,  so i got the EBC 320 brake rotor and bracket,  Big thanks to Jawknee21 for the Rotor and E. Marquez for the bracket.   :thumbsup:   https://www.thumpertalk.com/shop/...

Trx250r or trx450

I really can't decide which one to get, my two favorite things are dunes and mx, I just love flying through the air.. in my area I have a lot of choices for both, most 250's for my price have after market suspension, extended wheel bases maybe some engine work, and there's a few 450's in my range...

whats the best 2stroke oil & trans. oil

hi everyone my first posting on TT i just bought KTM 200EXC today i would like your thoughts on the best 2stroke oil & trans. oil & antifreeze for this bike . Thank each and everyone for your help.

What is the best exhaust to get?

Hi, I want to get an exhaust for my 400ex.    I need your help with selecting one. But it must fulfill these requirements:   - Pretty loud (or sound mean) - Either do nothing or increase my high/low end   What I mean is this. It can either add more torque to my high or low end...

ATK 605 turn signal relay

So I have always rode dirt bikes and just got this 97' ATK DS, which is an awesome bike btw.  I have been trying to figure out why the turn signals aren't working, as it turns out after taking the bike apart i found a wiring diagram online and I finally figured out that there is no turn sign...

Help Time for a bike need convincing

Hey guys/gals,    Im 17 (18 in september and if i can not convince them now will be getting a bike then) I have been riding since i was 5(dirt bikes, i know its not the same but still) have been driving since i turned 16 and am yet to get in an accident of any kind. I would like to get...

adventure bikes for the ladies

so what is the consensus on the best ladies adventure bike...especially the short leg ladies?  

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96 vmax 600 clutch help

I need some Yamaha guys input cause this is my first Yamaha ever owned, normally a Polaris guy buy like the looks of this 600, anyway when I bought it the primary clutch had a huge crack in it and made noise like it was going to fly apart , so I never gave it any real rpms, I am putting on a Pola...

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Sponsons: sxr 800

What sponsons are better front or rear? And how much would you pay?

Here is Practical Explanation about Next Life, Purpose of...

Practical Explanation ( For Example ) :- `1st of all can you tell me every single seconds detail from that time when you born ?? ( i need every seconds detail ?? that what- what you have thought and done on every single second ) can you tell me every single detail of your `1 cheapest Minute Or yo...

I'm a noob to this but I have a question

Hey guys I'm a huge noob to this but I have a pwc myself, I saw a kawi go by and it was really loud it looked like a two seater, I know enough about pwc's to know that that isn't your average pwc, every other one is relatively quiet. Did he put some kind of exhaust on it? Or is it just the jet sk...

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  • Safety Wiring Basics
    07 Apr 2009 09:49 AM
    If you're worried about critical nuts on your bike loosening up or brake lines being torn loose, you can always wire tie them as cheap insurance.Materials need: - 1/16th" (.5mm) drill bit- Drill motor- Stainless steel safety wire - Pliers (specialty wire tie pliers are sweet)Mark the nut...
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