ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 185
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: OlDirt58
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 108,606
Posted By OlDirt58
Go to this site, there is a lot of information on...

Go to this site, there is a lot of information on the settings that you should be using, you are too lean on one of the settings.

http://wr250rforum.forumotion.com/

With the pipe and air box...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 108,606
Posted By OlDirt58
Nice to see this being compiled. So much activity...

Nice to see this being compiled. So much activity surrounding these bikes, I was a recipient as well as a contributor back then. And yet, the activity continues. New bikes, new owners of older bikes....
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 164,470
Posted By OlDirt58
I had a chance to test ride the Husky 350 s and...

I had a chance to test ride the Husky 350 s and the 501 s, dealer had the 501 regeared lower, 13/49, the 350 was stock gearing. Nice bikes, thanks to Cali they are very lazy off idle till about 1/4...
Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 164,470
Posted By OlDirt58
Made some calls today, looks like prices are...

Made some calls today, looks like prices are dropping slightly on the new bikes :clap. But they are dropping on all of them, KTM and Husky being advertised at very tempting prices. Going...
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 990
Views: 164,470
Posted By OlDirt58
Congratulations on getting the new bike . ...

Congratulations on getting the new bike . I am surprised it came with a 140 rear tire , starting to think it has something to do with street . Beta has a 100 watt stator listed on...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 164,470
Posted By OlDirt58
Thanks for the response. My previous bike...

Thanks for the response. My previous bike (stolen) was the WRR, great bike just needed to be lighter and a bit more power. I have 3 Beta dealers around here but Get Dirty is the only one offering a...
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 164,470
Posted By OlDirt58
OK, usual questions: Beta 500 RS..... Not a lot...

OK, usual questions: Beta 500 RS..... Not a lot of actual owners posting info. Is it the economy, availability, not orange or white ? Are these a worthy consideration? Carb is not an issue, had my...
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 699
Views: 64,936
Posted By OlDirt58
bump !!!

bump !!!
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 64,936
Posted By OlDirt58
RECALL Notice: ...

RECALL Notice:

http://motorsportsnewswire.wordpress.com/2014/12/31/ktm-is-recalling-certain-2015-husqvarna-fe-350-s-and-fe-351-s-motorcycles-1231142/


Just found this, in case this effects any...
Forum: Thumpers 12-31-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 64,936
Posted By OlDirt58
The fact that these mirror KTM and Husaberg is...

The fact that these mirror KTM and Husaberg is the appeal. I too think the LINK suspension will work better in the deserts, AND it's not ORANGE. My hopes are that KTM will not slight these in favor...
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 699
Views: 64,936
Posted By OlDirt58
Subscribed:lurk:lurk Recent loss of a bike has...

Subscribed:lurk:lurk Recent loss of a bike has me looking. Leary of these being a first year, but very interested. Very surprised there's so few sharing info. Are the 501's that hard to find right...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-26-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
My bike was stolen last week. All I can do now is...

My bike was stolen last week. All I can do now is troll. :kboom
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 49,392
Views: 10,383,018
Posted By OlDirt58
Stolen WR

Stolen 08 Yamaha WR 250r in So Cal near Long Beach. Fully farkled, distinguishing features: no graphics on tank wings, gripper seat cover and suspension by TOO TECH. Any sightings or suspicious ads...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-19-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By OlDirt58
Currently has some battle scars. But you get the...

Currently has some battle scars. But you get the picture

http://i90.photobucket.com/albums/k279/BaJa_Mike/IMG_1310.jpg (http://s90.photobucket.com/user/BaJa_Mike/media/IMG_1310.jpg.html)
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-19-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 519
Posted By OlDirt58
STOLEN Bike in Cypress

Stolen: 08 Yamaha WR 250r. Loaded with aftermarket stuff, not stock. Removed from my driveway 10/17-18. Can be seen with a SCORE sticker on the front fender, FMF sticker on the front of the skid...
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 9,587
Views: 2,000,011
Posted By OlDirt58
Check out the PIAA EXtreme white, think they are...

Check out the PIAA EXtreme white, think they are rated 90/110. Much improved over my stock lamp on my Yami.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-21-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
All single track, more suited for hiking. Tight...

All single track, more suited for hiking. Tight off camber switch backs, side mountain trails and rock washes.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-21-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
Thanks for the ride, great to meet some other...

Thanks for the ride, great to meet some other riders from here. YOU GUYS are hard core. Those single tracks would be tough in daylight, now throw in night time!!! I am sorry for slowing everyone...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-20-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
:thumb That works !!!

:thumb That works !!!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-20-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
WTF... I think this is an excuse to keep us out,...

WTF... I think this is an excuse to keep us out, just give me the waiver to sign and I'll be on my way....... That just ruined one of my rare times to get out for a ride.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-20-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
I'm in .......

I'm in .......
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-20-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
Thorsday Riders

What time and place do you guys meet up?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-19-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 10,757
Views: 892,154
Posted By OlDirt58
Any gate status @ MS? Any updates on trial...

Any gate status @ MS? Any updates on trial maintenance?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-06-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,873
Posted By OlDirt58
What if, since we have "Regional Forums" just...

What if, since we have "Regional Forums" just label a thread "Emergency for CNF" or what ever riding areas you want. There always seems to be people logged or lurking on this website 24/7. Leave info...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-12-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9,131
Views: 679,561
Posted By OlDirt58
Thumb Gorman during the week, can be really nice.

Gorman during the week, can be really nice.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-06-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,350
Posted By OlDirt58
I would consider other area's around there, I...

I would consider other area's around there, I have relatives in YV and my parents retired there 15 years ago. I have seen the town degrade over the last 40+ years. You may find some small groups to...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-13-2011, 12:30 PM
Replies: 9,131
Views: 679,561
Posted By OlDirt58
A class on this would be great, but I work nights

A class on this would be great, but I work nights
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-13-2011, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9,131
Views: 679,561
Posted By OlDirt58
c60 csx

OK, I have ditched my "auto" gps for a c60 csx for the rides. So, I will throw this out here, for the like gps users do you have any suggestions as to where to start with maps. Do I need to get a...
Forum: Vendors 02-11-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,462
Posted By OlDirt58
Nicely done. Subscribed :freaky If this is how...

Nicely done. Subscribed :freaky If this is how you start, can't wait to see where it goes from here.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-04-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9,131
Views: 679,561
Posted By OlDirt58
Thanks, looks like Monday is out as well, I think...

Thanks, looks like Monday is out as well, I think he is riding.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-04-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9,131
Views: 679,561
Posted By OlDirt58
Trail Tricks

Anyone know if Trail Tricks (Javier) is open on Saturdays?
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 49,392
Views: 10,383,018
Posted By OlDirt58
The stock suspension has a "pack" feeling as it...

The stock suspension has a "pack" feeling as it gets deeper in the stroke giving a bottoming feeling. The re-valve will produce a better progression from the top to bottom of the travel. Yes you can...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 49,392
Views: 10,383,018
Posted By OlDirt58
Off the carb body, if you removed everything,...

Off the carb body, if you removed everything, hope you at least capped it off.
Forum: Vendors 01-28-2011, 02:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,856
Posted By OlDirt58
Trail Tricks and a Yamaha WR250 R

I have had Javier and company work over the suspension on my Yamaha WR250 R enduro. Now keep in mind that this particular bike comes a bit on the heavy side and being slated a "dual sport/ enduro" I...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2011, 11:45 AM
Replies: 49,392
Views: 10,383,018
Posted By OlDirt58
Take a look at Mitasmx.com, they have some 90...

Take a look at Mitasmx.com, they have some 90 profile tires that seem to mirror the mx tires. One caution though, if you order their 120/90/18, that tire measures 5 1/5 inches across unmounted (have...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2011, 11:35 AM
Replies: 49,392
Views: 10,383,018
Posted By OlDirt58
There are no negatives when you have the...

There are no negatives when you have the suspension done, I have been out to the desert and did some commuting (before and after). In the dirt I was able to not only go faster, it handled all of the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2011, 01:58 PM
Replies: 49,392
Views: 10,383,018
Posted By OlDirt58
OK, here it is :eek1 WOW !! What a diff, the...

OK, here it is :eek1
WOW !! What a diff, the bike feels and rides like a true dirt bike. Went to Cal City and rode with 4 big "red" dirt bikes. 140 miles of desert dirt, sand, rocks, whoops and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-17-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 49,392
Views: 10,383,018
Posted By OlDirt58
Getting new "suspenders"

I am getting so anxious, going Wednesday to visit Trail Tricks and get the front/rear shocks done up. Heard good things about them. And, I have a day trip planned for Cal City on Saturday :evil:clap...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-17-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 527
Views: 44,354
Posted By OlDirt58
When he mentioned the 4' drop on the backside I...

When he mentioned the 4' drop on the backside I figured that's where they were. Several years back when that area was my primary riding spot I had heard of a few that were air lifted off that hill...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-16-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 527
Views: 44,354
Posted By OlDirt58
Then we would have seen you with your back to the...

Then we would have seen you with your back to the camera waving
"good bye" :freaky
Showing results 1 to 40 of 185

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 05:32 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015