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Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2011, 11:30 PM
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Posted By davevh
So in other words, in your own words, anything...

So in other words, in your own words, anything relating to an XR650R should NOT be posted on this thread???
Should we just post the XR shop manual on here, close the thread and be done with it?
...
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2011, 08:18 PM
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Posted By davevh
Batteries

On the subject of batteries for the bike, several have been used on the XRR with rather disappointing results including small lead acids and Trail Tech Nimh pack.
Just received one of these, it has...
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2011, 07:11 PM
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Posted By davevh
Where is the fuel tank on that thing? A set...

Where is the fuel tank on that thing?

A set of knobbies and you are all set:rofl

I have never ridden a scooter before, heard balancing is kinda weird?
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2011, 10:07 PM
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Posted By davevh
Yep, looked up the specs and you appear to be...

Yep, looked up the specs and you appear to be correct;

http://www.motorbikes.be/en/Husqvarna_TE_610_E_2000.aspx
http://www.bikez.com/motorcycles/husqvarna_te_610_e_2002.php

Still, you should...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2011, 07:39 PM
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Posted By davevh
I concur, well said! I left a forum years ago...

I concur, well said!
I left a forum years ago (Ball pythons) that had some snotty know it all tell me that I have no idea what I am doing and wished all manner of death upon me (this from someone...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2011, 10:56 AM
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Posted By davevh
You can always buy a CRF450 down the line if you...

You can always buy a CRF450 down the line if you miss your XRR, Honda seems to think it is far superior in every way to the 650 :wink:

Considering how little you will get for a XR650R in this...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 11:30 PM
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Posted By davevh
Sounds like the thing is running super duper rich...

Sounds like the thing is running super duper rich if its consuming that much gas!!!
May explain your lack of power if its bogged down with fuel.

My 06 ran great from new, I never really pushed it...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 02:15 PM
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Posted By davevh
OK, sounds like you have it sorted then. Notice...

OK, sounds like you have it sorted then. Notice any difference since removal (I read that fumes are more noticeable but since I never had it on in the first place I may have acclimated)?

Oh, and...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 01:56 PM
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Posted By davevh
That looks like pretty much the same junk that...

That looks like pretty much the same junk that came off my 610 with the addition of the small canister.

I agree with someone looking at it, though I have to say I would not let the dealer I bought...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 01:26 PM
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Posted By davevh
Remember when I said that the kick stand is the...

Remember when I said that the kick stand is the very first fix I did to the bike :wink:
Self retracting kickstand is like having a self pulling trigger on a gun:lol3
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 01:24 PM
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Posted By davevh
So the article on emissions removal in the index...

So the article on emissions removal in the index thread is wrong then???
It specifically states removal of the small canister attached to the lower triple;
...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 01:01 PM
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Posted By davevh
That blows :cry Had great success with epoxy...

That blows :cry

Had great success with epoxy putty; maybe you can make a fillet while keeping the hole area and re-tapping when its dry. Gonna be hard to weld anything onto that aluminum.

As a...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 12:51 PM
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Posted By davevh
Carb settings

Thought I would post what I did to the XRR Eddy carb as far as needle/starting settings/procedure to possibly help others. Recently replaced the whole pumper assembly, cup coated lightly with engine...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 11:29 AM
Replies: 26,598
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Posted By davevh
The pipe coming off the carb in your third...

The pipe coming off the carb in your third picture looks like the fuel intake (at least thats where its located on mine), I thought for a minute that since it was clamped off no fuel was getting to...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2011, 11:23 AM
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Posted By davevh
Done with carb

Well, I guess throwing money at a problem can make it go away.

I replaced the float needle valve seat/needle/clip/O-Ring, set the float height exactly as per shop manual and voila, no more fuel...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2011, 05:48 PM
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Posted By davevh
Thanks for the info. I see that it is quite...

Thanks for the info.

I see that it is quite a bit of work to remove it from the stocker and requires tools I don't have. I may just go your route with the Leo vince. When you say remap, are you...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2011, 03:04 PM
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Posted By davevh
Ah, gotcha. Thanks for enlightening me. ...

Ah, gotcha. Thanks for enlightening me.

Something else that caused me a little confusion is the catalytic converter in the exhaust. I saw it mentioned in a few places that it can cause excess heat...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2011, 01:44 PM
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Posted By davevh
Here is a page from a fellow Husky owner who...

Here is a page from a fellow Husky owner who details some of the mods and problems he has encountered:

http://rickramsey.net/TE610.htm
http://rickramsey.net/TE610mods.htm#canister

He took...
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2011, 08:25 PM
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Posted By davevh
Another one to swell our ranks, welcome. What...

Another one to swell our ranks, welcome.
What year is it, looks like an IMS tank on there so I believe that would make it a carbed 07?

Looks like you have an upgraded exhaust, headlight and bash...
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2011, 09:39 AM
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Posted By davevh
The one that lubes your chain the best:wink: ...

The one that lubes your chain the best:wink:

Don't know if its the best, but I use Motoline Chainlube 622 on an XR650R and TE610 and it has done a good job so far.
Kinda like asking which is the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-27-2011, 10:16 PM
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Posted By davevh
Dunno, I kinda like those colors - looks kinda...

Dunno, I kinda like those colors - looks kinda like a songbird :wink:
Definitively unusual and an eye catcher, may be a real chick magnet :-)

Never actually seen that color scheme before, are...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2011, 08:49 PM
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Posted By davevh
You are welcome:D I just realized that you...

You are welcome:D

I just realized that you have the 610e, but the process should be the same.
Let us know how it improves performance. I always liked the look of the e version, you lucked out to...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2011, 08:30 PM
Replies: 26,598
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Posted By davevh
My dealer removed the canister and lines when I...

My dealer removed the canister and lines when I bought my bike new (technically known as emissions thingamagigs). Your bike will run better without it and also look prettier:wink:
Here is a link for...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2011, 04:33 PM
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Posted By davevh
Ok

Well, after cooling off a bit and figuring this is still the best Husky resource on the planet I decided to slink back on here and say a few words.

bobnoxious67, evidently we have very different...
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2011, 09:12 PM
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Posted By davevh
bobnoxious67 certainly is very opinionated for...

bobnoxious67 certainly is very opinionated for someone who does not care where the &*^ we shop as he so eloquently put it in a previous post. Certainly lives up to his username, what a tool!
And...
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2011, 02:36 PM
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Posted By davevh
OK, I give... which one is the Husky and who is...

OK, I give... which one is the Husky and who is the rider?
Cool pic though, when was it taken?
Whats with the Life in the corner, looks kinda like an old Life magazine.

Excuse my ignorance if I...
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2011, 08:44 AM
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Posted By davevh
Where do I sign up to make $60.00 an hour selling...

Where do I sign up to make $60.00 an hour selling parts???:wink:

Actually, if you do some math assuming it takes 2 minutes to prepare a shipment and using this cost structure they are making...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2011, 04:56 PM
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Posted By davevh
What a sweet bike

Well, just got my brothers carb put back together after replacing the plunger assembly and fuel cell (amid lots of cleaning), put the fairing et al back on and proceeded to kick her. Couple of pulls...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2011, 11:12 AM
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Posted By davevh
Since no answer has been forthcoming I contacted...

Since no answer has been forthcoming I contacted Edelbrock and they recommend a light coat of engine oil on the cup. Hopefully this may help others who replace the pumper assembly. There is almost no...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2011, 09:45 AM
Replies: 26,598
Views: 3,681,214
Posted By davevh
Jacked carb needle valve

After some thought and much taking apart of the carb I think I finally know why the needle valve is not shutting off the fuel.

After the carb sat with fuel in it for a long period it evaporated...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 26,598
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Posted By davevh
Yeah, I prefer those analogue over digital for...

Yeah, I prefer those analogue over digital for sure!
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 22,322
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Posted By davevh
Edelbrock Pump plunger

Hello again guys

The pump plunger assembly came in today for the Edelbrock Quicksilver, but I thought I would pose a question before installing it. Should the rubber boot/cup (the blue rubber...
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 215
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Posted By davevh
Clutch microswitch

Does anyone know what the small electrical cable hooked up to the clutch lever does (06 TE610)?
I assume it detects whether the clutch is pulled in and closes the circuit to allow the starter to...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 22,322
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Posted By davevh
Please do us a favor and follow through when you...

Please do us a favor and follow through when you make a deal with someone on here. You requested a muffler, I accepted your offer and readied the item to ship. Then you ignore me when I ask for...
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2011, 11:35 AM
Replies: 26,598
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Posted By davevh
I forgot about MotoXotica and it sounds good that...

I forgot about MotoXotica and it sounds good that they charge fairly. Thanks for that :clap
Also, are Taskys good for Husky parts?
Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 26,598
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Posted By davevh
"Don't want to be bothered" So a company that...

"Don't want to be bothered"
So a company that does not want to be bothered with customer satisfaction is a company you like doing business with?
I know that they list flat rate shipping up front,...
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2011, 07:36 PM
Replies: 26,598
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Posted By davevh
Big congrats on the 06, same model as my bike. ...

Big congrats on the 06, same model as my bike.

The thing rides like a dream and really comes into its own when you take it into the dirt (not the best bike as far as comfort for slabbing but it...
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 26,598
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Posted By davevh
So your justification for one company charging...

So your justification for one company charging $7.00 for shipping and another charging $12.00 to ship the same size/weight item? ....
The more expensive company has better tape, better padded...
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2011, 01:38 PM
Replies: 26,598
Views: 3,681,214
Posted By davevh
Thanks guys, glad I am not the only one that...

Thanks guys, glad I am not the only one that thinks it is too high. I will contact them and see what they say.
When I sell stuff and ship I always charge the actual cost of shipping (or sometimes...
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 26,598
Views: 3,681,214
Posted By davevh
Thanks for the info Stroker Ace, I will give him...

Thanks for the info Stroker Ace, I will give him a call once I have my leaking carb problem sorted.

On that note I am a little pissed that Halls Husky charge $12.00 to ship a few tiny carb parts...
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