price check/info on xr600r

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  • hobiesmith

Posted December 03, 2005 - 09:25 AM


i am a newb at riding. i just learned last month and i have been doing dual sport action on this yamaha xt350. well it doesnt have alot of power so i came accross this xr600 that is in good shape and he wants 2700? is that a fair price and, i plan on doing adventure riding so this will include 75mph as well as trails. is this a good bike for this purpose? thanks

here are the posted specs:
1997 Honda XR600R, White brothers suspension, K&N Filter, DMC 2K Stainless exhaust & spark arrestor, desert tank, Works aluminum frame protectors and aluminum skidplate, good tires, CA PLATE but needs signals to be street legal

  • creeky

Posted December 03, 2005 - 09:35 AM


If the bike is in all around top condition considering it's age, that sounds like a fair price considering the extras. Is the suspension White Power or stock suspension modified by White Brothers? The XR600 is a great bike, I've ridden them on and off for a long time, they are reliable as a hammer as long as the engine is pretty much stock. They are also a comfy scoot for guys like me whose knees are shot and can't stand up for long periods. An Edelbrock carb brings some hidden power to life. Good luck.

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  • kehale

Posted December 03, 2005 - 09:38 AM


I recently bought a 1997 XR600R for 2500.
It was a really clean bike and dual sported, as well. (CA)

I would see if I could get him down a few hundred, then ride the crap out of it.

  • hobiesmith

Posted December 03, 2005 - 01:25 PM


what does white bros do to suspension? like new spring or shock? is it a brand name?

  • targetdrone

Posted December 05, 2005 - 11:27 PM


My '93 came with more extras than that and I only paid $2500.

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