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Matt96xr6

new look done, pics

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Well finally got the steering head stem bearings in and done. New black fork boots and factory effex graphics (which I am not real happy about the fit of them. no word back from the company. I emailed them about the whole deal).

But until I get red fenders, here is it:

old, stock look:

1996xr600_mine.jpg

New:

new_look.jpg

Matt

1996 XR600r

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matt, looks good, i also ride a 96.

baja dual-sport kit

src fork brace

src case gaurd

src oil line gaurd

ceramic coated exhaust system

cycra hand gaurds

renthal bars

black maier frame gaurds

k&n air filter

white bros. hot tip exhaust insert

suspension re-valved & re-sprung

enduro-engineering disc gaurd

scotts chain guide

white bros. skid plate

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matt, let us know how your graphics hold up

my stock ones finally had to come off,

they were looking really bad. every xr i have

seen with aftermarket graphics either they

start to fall off after awhile, or the

white part turn a pukey brown color.

i ended up going back to the stock taillight,

i couldnt keep a bulb from vibrating loose

in the baja kit one, i got a brakelight kit

for the stock taillight from baja.

i also pulled the blinkers back off

the back ones broke.

so much for the $400 baja kit

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yeah, I am looking at the new Baja Designs headlight for the bike. I am thinking of changing the fenders and headlight to red plastic. Plus the new headlight looks more like the stocker with the bottom part to space it up a bit.

I agree with the white tank/plastic! Looks nice when new, but yellows very fast! I light sanding takes most of it off.

So far so good on the rear light. It has held up well for me. Last hard ride was 2 days straight in tight woods with ruts that were 2 foot deep in the uphill section! I fell more times then when I learned to ride when I was 8. ugh! But I would like to go back to the stocker with the taillight setup.

http://www.fourstrokesonly.com

They have a lot of those parts.

Then in the front, I was going to get some of those dual sport guards with the blinkers in there.

If I had only known what I know now! That applies to the baja kit for sure!

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I have the same graffix kit w/ seat cover on my 98XR400. It's holding up great. The seat cover is scratched on the inside (it was that way when I bought it)but that's all that's wrong. What problem are you having with yours? Something I should look at? Here's a link to a picture of my bike, since I don't know how to put it in my message. http://photos.yahoo.com/bc/jm98023/lst?.dir=/Dirtbiking&.src=ph&.order=&.view=t&.done=http%3a//photos.yahoo.com/bc/jm98023/lst%3f.dir=/Dirtbiking%26.src=ph%26.view=t

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