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Forum: Equipment 11-05-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 35,483
Posted By DurtDevil
Anyone willing to build?

I'd get a set of these in a heartbeat... and I know three others I ride with who are also interested. Just need someone with the skills to put more sets together... It's only November, someone has a...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Bill Blue Mikuni Float Height?

I picked up the Bill Blue 351 kit and Mikuni carb (34mm) a couple years back. Mechanic friend is doing a tune up and asked the float height for the carb... does anyone know? Left Bill a message but...
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
I had a friend weld a 2" or 3" square to the...

I had a friend weld a 2" or 3" square to the bottom of my kickstand - looks like turd too.

BUT I ride in lots of swampy marshy land or deep sand, and I got tired of having a buddy go down and...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
lol. my justification: KLX is my first bike....

lol. my justification: KLX is my first bike. stock, it helped me learn to ride. as i got better, the bike was modded to get better too. while my friends have all bought and sold multiple bikes in the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
I have a friend who welds, I'll try this route...

I have a friend who welds, I'll try this route first. Partzilla is asking $79 for the part. I think a 6-pack and a handshake sounds better. Thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
BB351, TM36 carb, K&N filter, KDX snorkel, Two...

BB351, TM36 carb, K&N filter, KDX snorkel, Two Brothers slip on exhaust, Super Heavy Duty tubes, 130/90 18 D606 rear, Factory Connection full suspension rebuild, Utah skid plate, Acerbis hand guards,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Right foot peg holder, mirrors

I'd bent the right foot peg holder last summer, and when I just installed some new wider pegs it made it even more pronounced. I'd rather not spend $60 on OEM for this part, anyone know where to find...
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2013, 07:14 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
I do a lot of my riding in wet, muddy conditions....

I do a lot of my riding in wet, muddy conditions. The bike has 10k miles, so I guess some bad luck was due. I had new D606s mounted a couple of weeks ago, so I'll have the shop recheck their work....
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
What would cause bearings to fail like that?

What would cause bearings to fail like that?
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Rear axle ... Trouble

Today I came out of trail, began riding on pavement and the rear started squirming around, almost like a flat. I finally realized the axle was not looking good. The black rubber washer was loose, and...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2013, 10:43 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
"Coughing" engine fixed!

Finally pulled tank - yes very easy, though i didn't disconnect tubes. Had enough play to shift to side, changed plug - it was in tough shape, black with some corrosion around the screw portion. Put...
Forum: Thumpers 07-22-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
This is the first i've heard of it, but it sounds...

This is the first i've heard of it, but it sounds very similar. Engine fine down low, gets troublesome up high. Will plug into my 12vcharger and use my headphones on a test run tonight. Thanks. ...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Advice changing spark plug on '07

Early step on diagnosing the misfiring on my bike at higher RPMs, was suggested to check spark plug color. I picked up a new one already, just assuming the existing one needs replacing. But i can't...
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Shoot - if course I don't know it all. I remember...

Shoot - if course I don't know it all. I remember my friend/mechanic saying that he didn't mess with the carb settings (he did play with it a little but said it seemed to work best the way the Bill...
Forum: Thumpers 07-13-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
36 pumper

36 pumper
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2013, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Coughing out

With the 351 and pumper carb on, for about 8 months now, the engine starts "coughing out" at around 8k rpm. Engine is smooth and responsive from down low up to 8k, and in the beginning with the big...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Those mirrors look like the answer, haven't come...

Those mirrors look like the answer, haven't come across those before thanks, but I'll have to get one at time. Definitely excited for the suspension-in hindsight I probably should have started there,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
KLX evolution - final stage...?

I bought my 2007 KLX250S in Sep '09 with 114 miles for $3K. It was in perfect condition, and my first bike. Over the last 4 years this little bike has been able to 'grow' along with my riding...
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Omnipotent KLX

Got quiet in here.
Had to run an errand at lunch today. Still cold up in New England with a bit of snow of ground, so I left my windshield on, bag to carry stuff. Cruised a few towns over, coming...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2012, 07:38 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
I'll check those bars out too, thanks -t he ones...

I'll check those bars out too, thanks -t he ones i have now are too low. Not sure about the clutch issue...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Sounds more like something for my wife, but I'll...

Sounds more like something for my wife, but I'll check it out.
Thanks Rob
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Handlebar vibration

Anyone have solution for this? Just did long ride 600+ over weekend and fingers hurting. Used all the tricks - light grip, change grip, use palm of hand, shake out hand regularly - but nothing...
Forum: Thumpers 06-15-2012, 07:29 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
I second that.

I second that.
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2012, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
I ride a '07 KLX, bought it second hand with 110...

I ride a '07 KLX, bought it second hand with 110 miles on it. At 5500 (after Two Bros slip on muffler, KX300 (?) snorkel, Stage II jet kit and UNI air filter) put on 351 kit and the Mikuni 34 pumper...
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Yes, that is one part - I need the whole block...

Yes, that is one part - I need the whole block though, which adds up to ~$90 for the item. I'm hoping to find something a little more affordable, there's got to be an aftermarket item for another KLX...
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Chain Guide Block needed

My chain guide block is shot, bent pretty bad and unable to be straightened. Starting to nip the side of my new chain. My Google searches are not pulling up any results for a 2007 KLX250S. Would the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2012, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Valves question for 351

Finally had the 351 kit and carb installed. Runs great, love the extra twist. I've put a 100 miles on, lots of run hot/cool down/repeat time, plenty of decelerating to help set gaskets, and 20 miles...
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Fantastic, I'm glad to hear the 351 can pull the...

Fantastic, I'm glad to hear the 351 can pull the 15t through slow tight stuff... Been reading about this motor for so long can't believe it'll finally be sitting in my garage. And I sprang for the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
351+ sprockets

I'm currently waiting shipment on my 351 kit with Mikuni carb from Bill (awesome, finally getting it done). I consider myself 95% dirt, that's all I'm interested in riding. But in northern MA I need...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Pissed Great, I was hoping that was the case. I've had...

Great, I was hoping that was the case. I've had as many misses as hits on my guesses about sizing on various components/farkles, so trying to avoid another fairly big hit to the jewel bag.
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2012, 01:13 PM
Replies: 103,621
Views: 20,462,930
Posted By DurtDevil
Great, thank you both!

Great, thank you both!
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
New D606 + MSR UHD tubes...?

So I've got a new set of D606s (90/90x21, 120/90 x 18) that I'm waiting for the start of mud season later this spring to mount. I may stud my old ones soon, but that's a question I'll ask about...
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2012, 09:04 AM
Replies: 103,621
Views: 20,462,930
Posted By DurtDevil
The noise occurs at low rpm, at or just above...

The noise occurs at low rpm, at or just above idle... So this might be a match. How would we be able to confirm and fix, or is this a replacement part scenario?
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 103,621
Views: 20,462,930
Posted By DurtDevil
Hmmmm, The info helps, thanks for explaining....

Hmmmm, The info helps, thanks for explaining. Detective hat goes on...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 103,621
Views: 20,462,930
Posted By DurtDevil
I can't say I do... You think it might not be tha...

I can't say I do... You think it might not be tha cam at all? What do you suggest for testing/remedy/fix? Thanks...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2012, 07:53 PM
Replies: 103,621
Views: 20,462,930
Posted By DurtDevil
My brother's had a similar experience with his...

My brother's had a similar experience with his DR650, but the mechanic hasn't been able to pinpoint the cause. Frustrating!! Any insight here would be awesome, thanks everyone.
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2011, 07:19 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
LEDs are bright

So whoever is behind me, when i have to hit the streets, will know where i'm going...
John Bertolino out of Gloucester, MA rigged these up for me. Will do my 351 kit come March.
Good times ahead.
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2011, 07:16 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Close up

Welded, painted... durable and tough.
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2011, 07:15 PM
Replies: 11,905
Views: 2,567,642
Posted By DurtDevil
Blinker solution

Thought I'd share the end result, which I'm happy with. Big welds on the ball bearing housings, which hold the LED blinkers, and protected on the backside by fender washers. I simply asked for them...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-27-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 431
Views: 21,562
Posted By DurtDevil
Had a great time Rick - you endured the...

Had a great time Rick - you endured the unexpected expedition with aplomb! Ton of fun, covered some new trails, and made it back safely. Looking forward to riding with you again.
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