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  • ProTaper Introduces Wireless Hour Meter
    IRVINE, CA – May 20, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire ) – Remember the old, “you can pay me now… or you can pay me later” ad campaign? As great as the current crop of street bikes, MX machines, PWC and snowmobiles may be, their highly tuned engines...

    Posted by Bryan Bosch on May 20, 2015
  • Cast Your Vote For The Cover Of The 4T Dirt Bike Engine Building Print Book
    We just got back the two cover design options for the print book version of The Four Stroke Dirt Bike Engine Building Handbook , and guess what? We are asking for YOUR help in choosing the design. We figured what better way to know what our fellow motorheads are going to like than to put it up to a vote. The two options are pictured below and whichever co...

    Posted by Paul Olesen on May 20, 2015
  • Fly Racing Sector Off-Road Boot
    I've been riding in a pair of budget friendly Fly Racing Maverik boots that have served me pretty well, but I wondered how their Sector boot that is priced at a bit over 3x the price would stack up. The Sector boot is posi...

    Posted by Russhole on May 19, 2015
  • REC-MX Oil Filter Cover
    There are many products on the market that enable riders to add a personalized touch to their bikes.  For me, the key is not only finding a product that looks good, but one that can provide a functional benefit as well.  I came across th...

    Posted by Dirt_Biker250 on May 12, 2015
  • Fastway Evolution 3 Foot Pegs
    Recently I noticed that the stock  footpegs on my 2004 Gas Gas MC 250 were starting to look pretty haggard. They weren't even really a recognizable shape anymore! My primary objective was to find a footpeg that would take the trail...

    Posted by Russhole on May 05, 2015
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Rider Discussion

Shoulder dislocation protection/braces

Anyone use or used a brace on their shoulder?  My Dr.  says after dislocationg my shoulder twice the odds of it happening again are over 90%.  So I'm trying to do everything I can to avoid that, and stumbled accross these braces/supports.    Anyone with shoulder dislocati...

2004 CR 125 forks

Is there a difference in 04 CR and 04 CRF forks.

New toy..... hauler

Need A Little Guidance

So I Have A 1989 Honda XR600. Love It. It Has A Super Trapper With 8 Disks. So I Bought It For A Road Bike, I dont Have Trails Or Places To Ride. So I Wanna Keep It Strickly Street. First Thing Is Im Running A 14/50 Sprocket Combo With a 112 link Chain. I Have No Top Speed. Im Revving Really High...

Need A Little Guidance

So I Have A 1989 Honda XR600. Love It. It Has A Super Trapper With 8 Disks. So I Bought It For A Road Bike, I dont Have Trails Or Places To Ride. So I Wanna Keep It Strickly Street. First Thing Is Im Running A 14/50 Sprocket Combo With a 112 link Chain. I Have No Top Speed. Im Revving Really High...

Pw50 ping

Picked up another Pw50 today with a fresh cylinder kit (yes I got receipts and the old head, cylinder, piston, wrist pin, needle bearings and dated box it was shipped in) the new one is a 2000 I believe and starts and runs great, has great compression, but has a much louder ping to it than the ot...

Suzuki Vinson 500 opinions.

I might look into getting a Vinson 500. I love the mud and am wondering how the front diff is. I know Honda's front diff will lock if you tap the front brake due to its limited slip. Is the vinson's the same way.

Advice on throttle bogging

Hey guys, I'm as new to my quad as I am to this forum but old to the dirt. I've been riding and racing dirt for 35 years. Youngest of 17 boys on my street and was on a cr125 before I could buckle my boots on my own. I have kids now ( boy 4 and girl 7) who have taken a liking to quads. My daughter...

2005 yfz 450 chain slide or guide?

I'm getting frustrated, I can't seem to find a chain guide for my quad. It's an 05 yfz 450. I have had issues with chain coming off or being sketchy. Do they make one? Where is it installed? I see no holes for any bolt on part????

1974 Honda XL70 No Start

I have a 1974 Honda XL70 that has been in the family since new, stored for at least 15 years, that will not start. I replaced all the gaskets in the carb, as well as cleaning out the gas tank and carb. Hooked the battery from my 1982 Honda Express up to it, just in case it needed a battery for so...

1996 savage petcock issue

My girlfriend has a fuel valve issue. She was only getting gas when the valve was turned towards reserve. I changed the petcock so it can be where it's normally supposed to be which is in the "on" position. After changing petcocks. Now she only gets gas through the PRI option. I know you shouldn'...

Honda Bulldog

Not that any of us will be intersted in owning one....but I thought this is a really neat concept, and I am all for anything that helps attract more people to the two-wheeled world just wanted to hear what you guys think about this thinghttp://world.honda.com/news/2015/2150320New-Concept-Model-BU...

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...

Snow bikes in Michigan?

Anyone know where i could test out a snow bike here in northern MI or even if a snow kit would be worth it out here. Mostly wide open fields, trails, frozen lakes, or weaving through trees.

April Perfect day


Yahama Pw80 piston

Hey guys I just got a new wiseco kit and got it bored to 51mm but the piston goes in but the rings won't let it go inside the jug?? Help do I need to hone it out

Greetings from the upper Left Coast

New to Forum   Not new to Motorcycles, starting my 46th year of riding   Just picked up 6 dual sports that have been sitting in my friends garage since 2010.   I'll figure out how to do my signature so I just have to do this once

spark plugs for xl1200 ltd & gp1200 both 1999

I have 1 of each waverunnesr one has smaller reach plugs the other long reachplugs  why is this when both have same motor

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Wiki Article

  • Changing a Dirt Bike Tire
    Jun 29, 2006 05:24 AM
    Tires cost a lot of money so why would you want to give your dealer even more to put one on?Now a lot of people have different methods and ideas on how to do it properly and I am sure they all work fine, but if you follow my instructions you should be changing tires in no time. Item's you wil...
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