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Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 752
Posted By CNRED
I've had a DR650 and presently have a WR250r. ...

I've had a DR650 and presently have a WR250r.
I have ridden the DR at altitudes of 1200 foot to 13,000 foot. It handled the altitude changes pretty good to about 10,000 then started getting...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-10-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By CNRED
The only time I've had AZ DMV check an engine...

The only time I've had AZ DMV check an engine number was during a Class 3 inspetion to obtain a Bonded Title. I believe that is pretty standard. I don't believe they check an engine for any other...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 397
Posted By CNRED
Make sure the Battery connections are TIGHT and...

Make sure the Battery connections are TIGHT and the battery is in good condition, these bikes are very finicky about battery condition.
I sorted a 2002 with spark problems, I know your pain. Do you...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By CNRED
I beleive you are looking in the right place. If...

I beleive you are looking in the right place. If it fires with starter fluid it's getting spark and air, just needs fuel.
There are several places where these bike can fail fuel-wise. The idle...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 17,437
Views: 2,233,219
Posted By CNRED
Been there Done that! I installed a flexable...

Been there Done that!
I installed a flexable line, worked pretty good.
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 836
Views: 109,745
Posted By CNRED
True on a couple of diffrent levels...

True on a couple of diffrent levels...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 17,437
Views: 2,233,219
Posted By CNRED
Wayne, I swapped the Motronic Relay with the...

Wayne,
I swapped the Motronic Relay with the Load Relief relay the bike would crank but would not start.
I then switched the relays back to their original positions and got the same...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 17,437
Views: 2,233,219
Posted By CNRED
I got my voltage regulator yesterday and...

I got my voltage regulator yesterday and installed it this morning....
Started the bike, let it idle until the fan kicked on.
I thought I was home free.
Bike idled fine and had good throttle...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 17,437
Views: 2,233,219
Posted By CNRED
I checked the ignition switch and can't duplicate...

I checked the ignition switch and can't duplicate the problem.
I checked the battery with a load tester yesterday and it check out good under a load.
I hooked up a multi-meter to the battery...
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 17,437
Views: 2,233,219
Posted By CNRED
Thanks. If the battery is good and I still ahve...

Thanks.
If the battery is good and I still ahve the problem, I'll check the switch. I hate electrical issues, maybe because it is not my strong suit.
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2015, 04:57 AM
Replies: 17,437
Views: 2,233,219
Posted By CNRED
I've been on Wayne's site, but I just haven't...

I've been on Wayne's site, but I just haven't found my problem addressed (I'm sure it is there I'm most likely not smart enough to find it)/
I don't think the water pump repair has anything to do...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 17,437
Views: 2,233,219
Posted By CNRED
I have a 2002 Dakar with about 50k on it. I...

I have a 2002 Dakar with about 50k on it. I changed the water pump on the bike recently and had the bike in the garage on the lift table, running checking for any leaks, none were found.
Just as I...
Forum: Thumpers 05-18-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 213
Posted By CNRED
You might want to re-post this in the "f650...

You might want to re-post this in the "f650 Dakar" thread, lots of GS knowledge over there. Another source is www.f650.com.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-11-2015, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By CNRED
On 395 just south of Carson City, maybe 70 miles...

On 395 just south of Carson City, maybe 70 miles is a cut off to Bodie, CA. Bodie is an old time Ghost Town that has been somewhat preserved by the State Parks of CA, I believe. Pretty cool place...
Forum: Road Warriors 05-09-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 75,612
Posted By CNRED
I ride mostly "Old Wings", and with a couple of...

I ride mostly "Old Wings", and with a couple of friends that ride old or "Vintage" machines as well. I have a difficult time riding with a group of riders I don't know. I don't really trust...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-09-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 1,832
Views: 97,485
Posted By CNRED
Pi or Pie?

Pi or Pie?
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 8,862
Views: 2,565,329
Posted By CNRED
Pretty much..

Pretty much..
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 8,862
Views: 2,565,329
Posted By CNRED
+1 I seem to be stuck in the 80's. A lot of...

+1
I seem to be stuck in the 80's.
A lot of bikes that were new back then were unaffordable to me. Now, finding restorable examples is sometime difficult, but when I do it's like finding gold. ...
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 8,862
Views: 2,565,329
Posted By CNRED
I've done that, more times then I care to admit. ...

I've done that, more times then I care to admit.
If I can't spend twice what it's worth and get focked at resale, I don't want it!!
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-05-2015, 05:08 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 11,662
Posted By CNRED
Looks like you're having fun, that's the...

Looks like you're having fun, that's the important part.
I love these "Old Wings". I've got a few now and have rebuilt even more.
What front fender are you using?
Forum: Thumpers 04-30-2015, 05:10 AM
Replies: 4,223
Views: 1,120,341
Posted By CNRED
I might have one, been awhile since I've seen it....

I might have one, been awhile since I've seen it. I'll check this morning. The problem with changing the headlight is there are a mulitude of other things that must be changed as well: speedo,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,779
Posted By CNRED
Put oil in the motor, run it for about 5 minutes,...

Put oil in the motor, run it for about 5 minutes, drain the oil, change the oil and filter, and run the bike. Done Deal.
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 815
Posted By CNRED
If it shut off, I would look other places then...

If it shut off, I would look other places then the fuel system. I'm assuming this is a carbed XT250 as opposed to the newer FI models.
Take a look at the kick stand shut-off switch, maybe the water...
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 50,018
Views: 10,639,562
Posted By CNRED
I'd like to see the WRR seat. I'd like to lower...

I'd like to see the WRR seat.
I'd like to lower the seat height about an inch if I could.
I've been debaiting in my mind about the suade top, I love the way it looks and feels, but have some...
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 50,018
Views: 10,639,562
Posted By CNRED
My friend has a SC on a DRZ400 and seems to like...

My friend has a SC on a DRZ400 and seems to like it. I rode the bike and didn't particularly like it. Seem hard, but I don't know if he had it built that way or if they just come that way.
I'm...
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2015, 05:42 AM
Replies: 50,018
Views: 10,639,562
Posted By CNRED
Exactly, cheaper as well.

Exactly, cheaper as well.
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 50,018
Views: 10,639,562
Posted By CNRED
*****NEWS FLASH**** This one will not be under...

*****NEWS FLASH****
This one will not be under 3K either after you spend your money and time fixing everything that is wrong with it.
These bikes are pretty easy to buy - what you see is what you...
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 8,862
Views: 2,565,329
Posted By CNRED
Me too!! Never looked back, never had so much...

Me too!!
Never looked back, never had so much fun on a bike.
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 32,018
Posted By CNRED
Is it possible that Fuel Injection was offered in...

Is it possible that Fuel Injection was offered in countries other then the United States, and we got carburated bikes only?
I keep looking at spec sheets on US WR250f's and the earliest I have seen...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 32,018
Posted By CNRED
Thanks, I've been on a few "Spec" sites with...

Thanks, I've been on a few "Spec" sites with contradictuary information. Looking to pick up a used one but I'd like to have FI.
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 32,018
Posted By CNRED
WR250f question...What year was the first year...

WR250f question...What year was the first year for fuel injection of a WRf?
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 4,223
Views: 1,120,341
Posted By CNRED
Western Honda shows new OEM Ignition moduals...

Western Honda shows new OEM Ignition moduals still available for $112.00.
Available through their on-line web site.
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,236
Posted By CNRED
I have a WRr and I love it!! That being said I...

I have a WRr and I love it!! That being said I don't think it would be a great beginner bike. It's tall and takes a little getting used to.
I'm sure, from your post that you would like your...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-25-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By CNRED
They have been around Phoenix/Scottsdale forever....

They have been around Phoenix/Scottsdale forever. Pretty decent Dealership to do business with.
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 05:40 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By CNRED
These are rare, I found a small one on E-Bay a...

These are rare, I found a small one on E-Bay a couple of weeks ago, it was $15.00 plus shipping. Tough to find..
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 50,018
Views: 10,639,562
Posted By CNRED
I might be interested, I'll send a PM

I might be interested, I'll send a PM
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,851
Posted By CNRED
Any movement in the "small bore" adventure market...

Any movement in the "small bore" adventure market is welcome. The CRF250L and the WR250r are leading the way presently with the Chinese RX3 making a bid to quinch America's lust for a bike truely...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 438
Posted By CNRED
May be the Idle Actuator. Take a look at the...

May be the Idle Actuator. Take a look at the "F650gs Dakar" thread in Thumpers, several people have reported this problem from time to time.
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 836
Views: 109,745
Posted By CNRED
That system looks pretty nice, but their web site...

That system looks pretty nice, but their web site indicates it weighs 9 lbs per bag, that seems heavy.
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2015, 05:36 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 12,390
Posted By CNRED
Now.. Now Absoluty true, listen-up,...

Now.. Now



Absoluty true, listen-up, Geo....
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