Which of these bikes is your primary ride?   3,762 members have voted

  1. 1. Which of these bikes is your primary ride?

    • XR650R
      958
    • XR650L
      1609
    • XR600R
      804
    • XL600
      187
    • Other XL/XR
      162

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Hi All.

Been bored over here in Wales, feel rough, weather been rougher, so thought I would have a play with my bike.

See if you think it looks better or not?? I have got to re do the side pannels with some new red backgrounds.

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oh taffy cracking XR600 pal :blah: ha i was born in wales. :thumbsup:

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That's a nice 98...but not as nice as my 96!:excuseme:

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Ahhhh, them fighting words, my 650R looks way better then both of them :busted:

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Little slow but got this pic thing figured out finally. Picked this up off Craigs list this summer for 600 with a clean Jersey Title. Wasnt running needed a new coil. Wire had seperated at the point it comes out of the coil body. Came with brand new Edelbrock pumper and a complete XRs Only Exhaust and header. Gotta Love it.

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Little slow but got this pic thing figured out finally. Picked this up off Craigs list this summer for 600 with a clean Jersey Title. Wasnt running needed a new coil. Wire had seperated at the point it comes out of the coil body. Came with brand new Edelbrock pumper and a complete XRs Only Exhaust and header. Gotta Love it.

Sweet deal! I gave $1500 for mine

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Little slow but got this pic thing figured out finally. Picked this up off Craigs list this summer for 600 with a clean Jersey Title. Wasnt running needed a new coil. Wire had seperated at the point it comes out of the coil body. Came with brand new Edelbrock pumper and a complete XRs Only Exhaust and header. Gotta Love it.

Buying non-runners is always fun! I picked up an XL500 many years ago that was in super shape, but wouldn't start. From the owner's description (It ran when I parked it last fall, but now it wont fire) I had a hunch it was bad gas in the carb. I took a chance and bought it (CHEAP!). I sat on the curb in front of his house and drained the carb... filled it up with fresh petrol. It started on the second or third kick... away I rode. I was expecting the police to pull me over on the ride home for stealing a bike!:excuseme:

Good looking scooter... btw:thumbsup:

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Walk around video.

cut that duckbill boyeeee! haha :excuseme:

i cut mine like 2 inches, just enough to make a difference but still keep me dry

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This is pic from bringing it home. Needed a little love.Fixed quite a few odds and ends. Of course as usual, its always a work in progress.:busted: Got to take a ride down Monday and look at a 93 parts bike on Craigs list.:excuseme:

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i love the old XR's so much better than the new ones. they are all awesome but theres just something about those 90's model 650's that just looks flat out cool. :excuseme:

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