99' WR 400- first time owner


2 replies to this topic
  • davido1

Posted January 22, 2011 - 06:01 PM

#1

Hi guys,

New to the site.
I just bought my first ever bike and would like any tips you guys could give me. As title suggests, I bought a 99' WR 400 that has done 6000km. What should a look to get done before I take it to the local pine forrest? (after getting it registered)
Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks,

Dave

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  • tom00013

Posted January 23, 2011 - 03:58 AM

#2

Read the FAQs and noobie guide. It will tell you everything the new owner will need to know and keep you busy for a while.

  • MANIAC998

Posted January 23, 2011 - 06:33 AM

#3

Dave, Like already mentioned, read the FAQ's & Noobie guide. That'll point you in the right direction. One of the first things I would check would be the valve clearance. This has to be done with the engine cold, and I highly recommend you do this before your first ride! You don't want troubles with your brand-new-to-you bike!!! Maniac




 
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