2006wr450f

What did you do to your WR today?

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well today i cleaned the air filter and box, put the battery on to charge, and halfway attempted to put a new seal on the water pump impeller.... noticed i had a leak and thats what i heard i needed so i picked up the parts. i went to put it on and noticed that the leak was between the cases so i tighten up all the bolts and to my suprise they all turned about a 1/4 turn... it stopped leaking...

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Just Plated Mine in AZ

2006 WR450.

Just plated mine in CO ($225 taxes and registration) and hooked up a hydraulic brake switch, totally easier than i thought it would be. Now the guy behind me in the hare scrambles or enduro race can tell when im braking...:thumbsup:

http://www.thumpertalk.com/forum/showthread.php?t=616413

^ link to wiring up a brake light.

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put rekluse z-start pro clutch in 07 wr450 all free mods fmf megabomb header q4 silencer done the 20 to 30 min break in so far and this thing is to cool i think i am going to really like this thing.:thumbsup:

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Got my new Fox V3 Pilot helmet in the mail on Monday.....very nice. Yesterday, a pair of Enduro Engineering handguards with Yammy blue protectors/deflectors, a pair of blue SealSavers (short), and two Vee Rubber HD inner tubes showed up in the mailbox.

Now if we can just lose this snow and get riding!

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Dropped the counter shaft sprocket one tooth, fiddled with my sag, dropped my forks a little in the triple clamp, put a new no-toil in.

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Im getting my brake switch UPS today. Gona put it on later and she ll be ready for the street

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Taught it to sit pretty.

Softspot.jpg

How did you manage to end up in that position?

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How did you manage to end up in that position?

We had some fresh snow, and it was hazy yesterday so it was tough to read the trail and I hit a soft spot. The ski floats the front over but the rear can dig a hole pretty quick.

Here's the live version near the end of this

from yesterdays ride.

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Today: Washed it. Lubed and adjusted chain. Greased rear end.

Tomorrow: Clean/oil airfilter, change oil, clean oil filter, fill gas tank.

It'll be ready to flog for wednesday :excuseme::confused:

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Oh yeah.

The 2006 WR450 Steering Stem Nut is 32 mm.

I bought a wheel axle socket from Autozone to remove it. It's on really tight and should not be removed with a crescent wrench.

I regreased my steering stem last weekend, if you stay on top of this it will not get rusty and buggered up. I do mine once a year, but I dont ride a ton of wet or mud.

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