Xr650l Calif Model Vs Non Calif Model

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  • savageracing

Posted November 23, 2004 - 10:38 AM


is there a difference on the intake manifolds between the california and non california models on the xr650l like on the r model?? if so where can i get one? my dealer told me that they could'nt order non california parts here in ca. :cry: thanks in advance, jon

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  • roadcam

Posted November 23, 2004 - 11:13 AM


I asked everyone that would know what the differences are ... the intake manifold on my 2001 XR650L CA version, looked perfectly normal, and was not "necked-down" like some I've seen in magazine articles ... differences are jetting, gas tank capacity, nothing not easily remedied ... open her up, and let her breathe ... huge difference

  • 1biglung

Posted November 23, 2004 - 11:22 AM


To the best of my knowledge there is no difference.

The restricted Intake is on the XR650R. From the factory they have a "necked down" intake that can be opened up or replaced with the HRC open model. There is a part number out there for the replacement, But the replacement doesn't apply to the L model.

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