2006wr450f

What did you do to your WR today?

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nope. They dont seem to draw much. I just wired them to the battery. Heres a pic i took with my new phone (xperia z3) that takes better pics in the dark.

 

Very nice.... Any idea what the Lumen output is for the pair?

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nope. They dont seem to draw much. I just wired them to the battery. Heres a pic i took with my new phone (xperia z3) that takes better pics in the dark. 185F8477-45DC-405F-8567-9530ACEA80F4_zps

 

Where did you buys these at?  Looking to do something like this on my 12.

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Bought, modified & installed new yellow headlight which is very close to factory profile, very happy, also new pleated seat cover, grips & rubber front & back, ready to rip it upImageUploadedByThumper Talk1439618416.000176.jpgImageUploadedByThumper Talk1439618433.998037.jpg

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Thanks guys, pretty sure the only thing that's stock is the motor, swing arm & brake calliper's

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Very sharp - I'm just getting ready to do up my WR in yellow and black also.

hey rocker, be sure to post some pics when it's done, cheers Andy.

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hey rocker, be sure to post some pics when it's done, cheers Andy.

Will do, mate. Been stealing design cues from yours and drz=fun's bikes. It's not going to look right without black wheels, but those will come in time. Been running through an awful lot of brush and uncut trails lately where I ride next to my house - it's really beating up my current plastics (which are already beat up). Not quite willing yet to put the new stuff on until I tame some of these new trails.

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I got the ok from the police officer today to get my 2014 wr450f street legal. Now to just go to the Sos and get my plate.

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Rode Bear Canyon southeast of Bozeman a week ago. Interesting trail with snotty mud due to rain the night before...

 

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I have been running Pirelli MT43 trials tires front and rear. They have been good on dry trails but constantly loosing the front end on this ride told me I needed a different front tire...

 

Changed to a Dunlop Geomax AT81 front and tested it out on a ride up Bangtail Ridge

 

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The new front tire worked good but I was still having starting issues, usually needing the cold start knob pulled, which implies I'm running too lean on my CO setting. I reset the CO [http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/1145194-yamaha-fi-diagnostic-tool-wr450-specific/]and have tested starting over two more rides. My bike is now a one push start of the e-start without cold start or throttle adjustment - Finally  :thumbsup:

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Thursday I spent 3 hrs and the michigan S.o.S office trying to get it street legal. Now my application is sent to Lansing to get approved my the state. They said it's a 6-8 week wait. Looks like it's only dirt for me this year.

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Was going to call in sick tomorrow and go for a ride but it looks like I need

to order a set of steering bearings first . I swear they don't seem to even last 1 year .

 

Maybe that's why a lot of people say All Balls are garbage .

 

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Finished my Rear Rack today, came out descent enough...

currently out of action due to a leaking cluch push lever oil filter, having to order one from South Africa as noone in Zambia has one! :banghead: :banghead: :facepalm::foul:

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