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  • No Ambulance Mule on This Ride!
    In my line of business, I come across all types of people. However, they all share a common passion... riding dirtbikes! I was afforded the opportunity to guide a father and son duo on a five day hard enduro tour through the Andes of Peru. The son, Brian, had been in the Amazon jungle working on a conservation project. He discovered a social enterprise co...

    Posted by scottiedawg on Jul 02, 2015
  • ERGONOMICS: Making Your Bike Fit You: Part One
    er·go·nom·ics : a science that deals with designing and arranging things so that people can use them easily and safely: the parts or qualities of something's design that make it easy to use (Webster). The ergonomics of any motorcycle are not...

    Posted by MXEditor on Jul 02, 2015
  • MotoFXGraphics.com Custom MX Graphics
    I was looking at getting some new custom graphics made, not only compliment my new SM Pro Wheels (review coming soon), but to personalize my 2015 Yamaha YZ450F. Being new to the moto world, MotoFXGraphics put out a offer to the TT Editorial T...

    Posted by Monk on Jul 01, 2015
  • How To True A Dirt Bike Wheel Yourself
    In my last blog post I covered how to lace up a wheel assembly with new spokes . This week I’ll discuss how to properly true the rim. Truing the rim is actually not too difficult. Once you understand the interaction between the spokes and rim, you will make quick work of the job. To get started a truing stand of sorts needs to be set up. This doesn’t...

    Posted by Paul Olesen on Jun 30, 2015
  • Coach Robb's Quick Tip: 3 Simple Tips on When to take Vitamins
    There must be some big sales going on in within the supplement world - my email has been overflowing this week about vitamins! The latest theme seems to be when to take vitamins? There is no exact science to food and supplementation, but when it comes to maximizing the absorption of your vitamins, I would recommend three simple things: 1. Take w...

    Posted by Coach Robb on Jun 30, 2015
  • FunnelWeb Performance Air Filter
    After seeing the FunnelWeb Air Filter and its unique look, I just had to try one out. Those crazy Aussies are at it again!   What are all those nubs about? I was never completely happy with how the stock KTM air filter seated in the air box,...

    Posted by DR.billZ on Jun 24, 2015
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Rider Discussion

Super- sore left forearm. Too much clutching?

This issue has been building up for a while now and doesn't seem to be improving. I did a search but nothing seemed to match what I have.  What I have bothering me is a sore left forearm, right up there near the elbow. It's the tendons that operate my middle fingers. Clutching makes it worse...

The most reliable truck we've owned

1988 f250 with a 460, we paid $200 for it and has the first year of fuel injection and will pass anything but the gas station. we have had it for 15 years and haul 5000 pounds of water every week. It has never skipped a beat, top up the oil every couple weeks and your good to go. Going to be reti...

Dodge Ram 1500 Diesel

The new light duty model. Anyone have one, how is it working? Real world mpg?

CR250 84 Project ! would 85 seat fit my 84? (photos)

Working on my CR250 84 Project ! since its hard to find 84 seat in good conditions i wanted to know if 85 seat would fit my 84?

2003wr450breathing heavy and dumping oil

Tony from oz just got my wr450 rebuilt it seem to be breathing heavy and spurting oil any answers

Gorman 7/09 , anyone want to join?

Thursday July 9th   The weather is going to be a perfect 80 degrees. Thinking of staging in the Edison campground (near north entrance). If anyone wants to ride together let me know, Ill bring my camera.

Blaster oil injection or pre mix

Which do you suggest?

2003 warrior 350 problem

So I just bought a warrior 350 and know nothing about them. Thinking it has some major issues though. It starts nice and runs nice but...... Alot of oil comes out of that hole were the wires go in the case why?????????

1982 ATC 110 seized axle?

So, I am new to these three wheelers and I got one cheap, it ran but he said the chain was so rusted out that it seized the rear end up. I was taking the chain off and it crumbled in my hands, but it was still frozen solid, my question is, how should I go about getting this taken care of? I've ne...

Cafe Racer Project

Note: If this isn't the right forum location please bump it to the right place.   I will never learn that drinking and craigslist is a poor idea. I recently made an offer on a 1981 Honda GL1100 Goldwing who originally turned me down on my low ball, a couple of days later he calls me back and...

02 Triumph Sprint st 955i exhaust and tune up

Hey guys just got a triumph sprint 995i that I traded for my Harley. Got a couple questions though. I'm looking to get a new exhaust for it since it has stock that is not loud. I firmly believe loud pipes save lives. But I am very particular in the sound I'm looking for and I figured you guys wou...

2015 Versys basic engine shared with more than the 650 Ni...

Are there any atv's or another bike other than the Ninja that would share some basic engine parts? Anyone know?

used sled price market

Im getting my feelers out there to unload my 2003 Arctic Cat 800 EFI 151 sled. Bought as a project, added parts to it to get it running, as it runs great now. Just needs finishing touches to be rideable. Mostly cosmetic, seat recovered & hood painted. Has a few extra parts to go with it as we...

Good cheap sleds for a hard rider

Hi I have an sp500 but the problem is that it doesn't have enough power to keep me happy. I want to sell it and get a bigger machine for about 5500 or cheaper. Sounds like a plan, there are f7's, pro x 800's and rev chassis mxz's but how would they handle jumps compared to my sno pro. The key wo...

Should I trade for a 91 polaris indy?

I have my dirtbike for sale on craigslist for $1800 and a guy is offering me a 1991 polaris indy 500 and cash. The sled looks pretty decent other than the front bumper. My bike is a 98 cr125 with kayaba shocks, v force reeds, a pro circuit pipe and a few other things. Would it be a fair enough tr...

KLR 600 overheating

I am having an overheating issue with my KLR 600 1988 model. The gauge was always up in the higher 1/3 of the gauge scale. I recently installed a 1mm oversize piston and got the engine re-bored, renewed the balancer chain, cam-chain and installed a Eagle Mike Dohickey upgrade. It has now been run...

Jetski hull

I have a 93 750sx and I took the jet pump off and the nuts in the hull seem sorta loose. Is that normal

2002 Seadoo XP help!

Hey guys, I have a real tricky problem have a 2002 seadoo XP runs amazing on trailer and hooked to hose and soon as she's in the water it won't run and when it does won't take throttle about 1500 rpm. Carbs are rebuilt and compression on both cylinders is 135 psi. Only thing I've changed was t...

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  • Quick and clean Trailtech install, DIY picture tutorial
    May 20, 2006 12:28 AM
    I am not as advanced as some of the wrenchers here on ThumperTalk, BUT the things i CAN do, i figure i will share, just in case anyone finds them useful.Trailtech was nice enough to service my broken computer free of charge, just got it back today...and its going on a new bike. This is a rundown...
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