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CALIFORNIA & NEVADA - Special Showing of On Any Sunda...

There will be a special showing of On Any Sunday - The Next Chapter on Friday, November 21, 2014, at the State Theater, 1307 J Street, Modesto, California. Doors Open at 6:30 pm. Your support for this event will help raise funds for the BlueRibbon Coalition Legal Defense Fund, which fights arbitr...

Two Total Knees and riding...... Dr. Mark?

 Well I'm about to get knee #2   ( bone on bone for too long) and I want to know if motorcycling days are over. I am not talking about motocross with jumps etc but casual riding in the back yard and local woods trying to teach a kid how to ride. Currently doing it with the left rep...

CALIFORNIA & NEVADA - Tahoe NF to Host Open Houses on...

The Tahoe National Forest will host two public open houses in October to discuss the forest roads system and look at the relationship between roads and various resource impacts. The open houses are part of engaging the public in Subpart A of the U.S. Forest Service's 2005 Travel Management Rule....

Doing the unthinkable on a Beta!

Well tomorrow is a big day for me. I'm doing the unthinkable and heading out for another Iron Butt attempt. This time it will be on a dirt bike! I did about a 380 mile trial run a few weeks back. I don't have my Ninja anymore so my Beta will have to do. This is the third attempt for me. First tim...

85 XT600 stalls in higher rev range...rejetting?

Hello,   I built a cafe racer based on an old XT600, it has 2 small pod filters and a straight thru Spark megaphone exhaust.   The bike starts easily, idles nicely and pulls hard, but when I open the throttle, it feels like it just stalls. When backing off the throttle, it runs fine aga...

04 crf 450 will not start

I bought this bike from a friend of a friend. First time I tried to buy the bike it wouldn't start. Told the friend if it starts I'll come back. They apparently changed the spark plug and he started it in about 10 kicks. The bike has been sitting for about 2 years. I drove it around, killed it an...

Yfz450r smokes what exactly do I do?

My 2009 yfz450r I just traded my street bike for fires right up and idles and everything. But it smokes a bit when it's cold and when I give it full throttle. Do I have to replace just the rings? Or should I get a whole new piston and rings. If not what all should be replaced to stop his? And is...

Bent A arm 09 grizzly 700 fi eps Need advice

Ok, So i was riding down a narrow gravel road and going a around a corner a car was right in the middle of the road and i hit a bank going about 25 mph with my right front tire taking the impact. I am lucky to be alive. After my right tire was bottom bent in and the top out. I took the...

Bent A arm 09 grizzly 700 fi eps

Ok, So i was riding down a narrow gravel road and going a around a corner a car was right in the middle of the road and i hit a bank going about 25 mph with my right front tire taking the impact. I am lucky to be alive. After my right tire was bottom bent in and the top out. I took the tire off t...

Help needed pls

Hi could any one help pls ran the bike approx 30 miles the other day home no problems , 2 days later gave it a clean and topped up oil 1cup is all , thought I would start it to let oil flow around and settle !!! Pulling delvomp lever to give it a few kicks to prime it bad rattle noises. And on no...

My weekend score!

Well, I had to make a sacrifice this weekend....sold my Ct70 I restored for 1700 (I had 1300 in it)...less than 4 hours later, I found these bikes on craigslist, bought them both for 500 and filled the empty spot in the garage. :) Mom and Dad weren't too happy, but my dad's diggin the Cl so I thi...

MV Agusta Brutale 800 Dragster RR

October 21, 2014 - (Motor Sports Newswire) - The RR badge, until now reserved for only the best 4-cylinder MV bikes, now takes the in-line 3-cylinder range by storm. And it does so with the Brutale 800 Dragster RR, a combination of power, style, superb chassis design and sheer brute force. In a c...

650 indy carbs

i have a 91 650 indy with carbs on it is rthere anything i should know about theese sleds and it has around 90 psi in each cylinder should i wait to rubild it?

Upgrade Time

Hey viewers It's time for an upgrade my old school Polaris 700 finally quit on me. I sold it to an older gentleman who didn't need a light snowmobile with a long track that wanted to restore it. The problem for me is that I do not know what I want. I live near the mountains that are really steep...

2014 pro rmk's for rent

I plan to go out a 4-5 times for sure this year. When not using I would rent my sleds to anyone that has a need for or 2 sleds. If you're going out with some friends and want to go where the snow is this is the best option.

Old School Jet Ski

Aloha everyone, I was happy to see there some people out there who still appreciate the fun of stand-ups over couches!! I'm contemplating resurrecting my skis, got two js550's with numerous mods. They haven't been registered for 9 years and they're in storage in SoCal (I've been stationed out...

nx650 engine on a xr?

Hi, newbie here but life long backyard wrench turner,  I just bout a basket ex650 just for some transmission parts.  Turns out its got a nice clean downer engine on it I am thinking about taring it down build up rebuild it this winter and put it in my xr, rather than rebuild the XR moto...

1996 seadoo xp

My dad's seadoo is in perfect running condition but my dad says that if u go cruising the engine will choke and it won't start up again unless out of the water . I'm wondering why it won't start in the water with even the choke on Is this normal for all pwc's of this year ?

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  • Husky auto trans mod
    Feb 16, 2014 01:45 PM
    My husky is a 1987/88 430 auto and this is a clutch modification that I made to 2nd and 3rd gear to compensate for excessive wear. This works for my husky and I see no reason why it won't work for other models but I can make no guarantees as I have no experience with other models. Because a...
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