XR650L teardown

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  • Kwazimoto

Posted May 05, 2006 - 05:01 PM


Can I get the top end off a 650L without pulling motor out of frame?

  • xr500_89

Posted May 05, 2006 - 09:21 PM


you can but its a real bitch

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  • LotsOfBikes

Posted May 06, 2006 - 06:15 PM


It can be done. It helps to rotate the valve cover when doing it. It can be a pain in the butt though.

  • Alliance702

Posted May 09, 2006 - 09:27 PM


Yes but the airbox and carb have to be pulled to take the valve cover off. I just rebuilt the topend and had to do the same. The hardest part is working the valve cover out, after that its cake.

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