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Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9,004
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Posted By wardie
thanks

Maybe just a bore, piston, cam and air cleaner upgrade matched to free flow exhaust? Just looking for a few ponies :)
Thanks Klay
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9,004
Views: 1,279,414
Posted By wardie
Dr 125

Just purchased in good shape a 1986 DR 125. I was wondering if the cylinder and head from a DR 200 would fit with simple bolt ons?

Want a light but a little stronger woodsy type bike. So I was...
Forum: Trials 12-08-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 883
Posted By wardie
where the TL 250 went

Falcon shocks it is and this winter the Poweroll kit. I just purchased a nicely redone Penton Jack Piner minus the motor. My friend has six Pentons in various states of disrepair. I traded the...
Forum: Trials 12-06-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 883
Posted By wardie
more questions

TL trials, I got the TL 125 running smooth, shifts good and no popping on carb... very quiet with stock exhaust. I have a TL 250 but it is much heavier. My shoulders have been repaired (road racing...
Forum: Trials 12-06-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By wardie
trans straightened out

Pulled the clutch cover inspected shift shaft, cleaned oil slinger and re installed. Adjusted that shift linkage and bike shifts fine now. Maybe it was mis adjusted, maybe something was stuck I don't...
Forum: Trials 12-03-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 883
Posted By wardie
TL trials

Now that's a darn nice looking TL 125!

With the after market shocks do you find that the ground clearance is increased?

Any thoughts on an OKO Carb?
Forum: Trials 12-02-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 883
Posted By wardie
Honda TL 125 mods for trials?

Not interested in cutting frame but would like some suggestions on how to get the bike to be a little more competitive. Ground clearance not much, maybe better brakes and how about making the clutch...
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By wardie
thanks to all who replied

thanks to all who replied
Forum: Trials 11-23-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By wardie
Yes doesn't matter the shift shaft only moves...

Yes doesn't matter the shift shaft only moves each way so far then stops. Whatever it is I can hear it stopping inside the clutch cover. I can try putting the shift lever on direct and see if that...
Forum: Trials 11-23-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By wardie
TL 125 transmission problems?

I recently acquired a very nice TL 125 not running that has linkage attached to shift shaft and shifter not direct with pedal. I rebuilt the carb and got the bike running but it won't shift into...
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By wardie
No one on ADV has a clue what to look for or...

No one on ADV has a clue what to look for or where to look??
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By wardie
Honda TL 125 transmission trouble

I recently purchased a Honda TL 125 in very good shape except the transmission doesn't shift whether the motor is running or not.. It has a linkage from the shift lever to transmission shift shaft....
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 03:29 AM
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Posted By wardie
ammo cans for panniers?

Just wathed a tutorial on 20mm ammo cans a guy used to mount on his Happy Trails racks. Cans are heavy like 20 lbs but very sturdy. Anyone else done something similar to this? Wardie
Forum: Trials 09-27-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 808
Views: 172,398
Posted By wardie
thanks for the help

Appreciate all comments. Lineaway you are correct about just getting on the bike and riding. I am getting her back together and figured before the maiden voyage I'd try and get the bike as equipped...
Forum: Trials 09-26-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 808
Views: 172,398
Posted By wardie
Falcons?

Who has the best price on Falcons and what length should I go with? Thanks Larry
Forum: Trials 09-26-2014, 01:48 PM
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Views: 172,398
Posted By wardie
1975 TL 250 shock suggestions

I am looking to upgrade my rear shocks. Wanted impressions on Betor and Falcon shocks for Vintage Trials use. Also, do you think buying longer shocks and moving the tubes up in the triple tree with...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8,218
Views: 2,273,354
Posted By wardie
still around

Hi Steve GS

Wardie here and yeah I'm still around road racing in the Ohio Mini Road racing league on a YSR 50 and an XR 100. Small dollars big fun.

I think I met you at the Mohican Rally....
Forum: Trials 05-13-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 753
Posted By wardie
Liz check your mail

you have a PM
Forum: Trials 05-12-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 753
Posted By wardie
great stories

Terrific write up Liz please keep them coming! Wardie
Forum: Trials 05-01-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 26,095
Posted By wardie
TL 250 conversion to Trail??

Looking to convert my 76' TL 250 from TRIALS to TRAIL.
Single track, fireroads, easy woodsy stuff.

Figure bigger plusher seat maybe some knobbies and head/tail light. Any other suggestions?
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By wardie
can a brother gets some help or suggestions here?

can a brother gets some help or suggestions here?
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By wardie
Turning TL 250 trials into a Trails bike?

I have this old 76' TL 250 trials bike that I'd like to convert to a trails bike. I'm thinking bigger thicker, taller seat, rear taillight and front headlight. Some knobbies..

anyone think this...
Forum: Trials 04-08-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,599
Posted By wardie
and thank you MacAttack ..

and thank you MacAttack ..
Forum: Trials 04-07-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,599
Posted By wardie
here's what happened

Well I thought I'd give a recap of my first trials. I wished I had the proverbial happy ending but events that led up to that fate full Saturday conspired like the "perfect storm".

It rained most...
Forum: Trials 04-03-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,599
Posted By wardie
Trials is a humbling sport... Yes it is...

Trials is a humbling sport...


Yes it is and thanks for the tips
Forum: Trials 04-02-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,599
Posted By wardie
Yep I'm trying everything. I'm looking forward to...

Yep I'm trying everything. I'm looking forward to this. Just concentrate on the line and move feet and hips..thanks for the help.
Forum: Trials 03-31-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,599
Posted By wardie
All great ideas. Working on mindset. My 1974...

All great ideas. Working on mindset.

My 1974 Vintage RL 250 Exacta has an almost pristine tank. I have a spare that's kinda beat up I'm wondering if I should swap it out. Supposed to rain in Fly,...
Forum: Trials 03-29-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,599
Posted By wardie
Grasshooper :)

Thanks to everyone for the advice and words of encouragement.
Forum: Trials 03-29-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,599
Posted By wardie
New to Trials first event coming

Ok I have a 1974 RL 250 Suzuki Exacta. I'm getting a ton of help and guidance from TI's Vintage Champion but I suck! I can do basic things and lift my tire over little things but I find I tire very...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 2,271
Views: 376,863
Posted By wardie
Yes the advice was helpful . I ended up taking it...

Yes the advice was helpful . I ended up taking it to the shop. I have a question as to whether the timing marks are spot on. The only thing I wished I had done was put a tdc finder in the spark plug...
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By wardie
my thanks

Each of you are correct when saying it worked before. I will work on it this week and let U know what I find.
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 2,271
Views: 376,863
Posted By wardie
no compression after valve adjustment

Just like the title says. Adjusted valves and decomp on my 1996 XR 250 R 4 valve head. No I have no compression. I redid the valve adjustment twice and still same result. Everything done per shop...
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By wardie
austinjake

I appreciate the info and will try it. Wardie
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By wardie
valve adjustment

The valve lash is set corectly. I brought piston up to TDC and made sure the "T" mark was aligned properly and all four valves have the proper clearance. Honda shop thinks that a minute piece of...
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By wardie
Thanks for the reply. We disconnected the decomp...

Thanks for the reply. We disconnected the decomp cable and still have no or low compression? I manually moved the decomp actuator clockwise and it "locked" in. I slowly pushed the kickstart lever...
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By wardie
help please

Hey guys I really could use some help here..
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,151
Posted By wardie
1996 Honda XR 250 R no compression afterr setting valves??

Just like the title says. We used the Honda shop manual and brought bike up on compression stroke on the "T" mark. After setting valve lash we preceeded to set the decompression adjustment per manual...
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By wardie
Rl 250

Gas tank holds close to 2 gal.

Would you have access to a headlight that came stock on the RL250? I'd be interested in buying if you could locate a reasonable priced one.
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 512
Posted By wardie
1974 RL 250 Exacta to dual sport?

I use my RL 250 for Vintage Trials but would like to install a headlight,tailight and higher thicker seat so when I wanted to do a Dual Sport ride or Cross Country event I could use my RL.

Has...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 02-18-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 353
Posted By wardie
Daytona bike Week need bike or scooter

I usually ride my BMW but right now very uncertain about the weather. I would chance it but my boss gets very pissed on the second week of March because I never seem to return to work when I'm...
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