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Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2013, 10:22 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
That's why the front Tugger strap is so...

That's why the front Tugger strap is so effective.

And yes, pulling on the front wheel is quite effective ... unless you ride where we do. lol.
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Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2013, 09:25 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
You, sir ... need to get a front Tugger strap. ...

You, sir ... need to get a front Tugger strap.

It will pay for itself the first time you have to pull your bike forward out of a hole. :thumb

Cheers! E-ticket
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Forum: Thumpers 08-07-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 2,534
Views: 389,537
Posted By E-Ticket2
Nope. - ET

Nope. - ET
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 2,534
Views: 389,537
Posted By E-Ticket2
I'm currently running a Dunlop D-803 and 13-52T...

I'm currently running a Dunlop D-803 and 13-52T gearing ... and there isn't much clearance.

I'll be switching to a new Pirelli MT-43 for the Colorado 500 (for more "rockability") -- and I'm...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2013, 12:32 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
My pleasure, sir! - ET

My pleasure, sir! - ET
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2013, 12:38 AM
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Views: 389,537
Posted By E-Ticket2
Have you checked your valve clearances? 3...

Have you checked your valve clearances?

3 out of 4 on my '12 350 EXC-F were out of spec. at 5 hours.
Once shimmed back into spec. -- my bike started *much* easier!

E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2013, 12:22 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Nice bike! It's going to feel like a mountain...

Nice bike! It's going to feel like a mountain bike after your bigger bikes. :D
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2013, 12:08 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Obviously, guys ... you need to set it to .......

Obviously, guys ... you need to set it to .... "11."
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2013, 12:09 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
A couple of questions, sir: == Are you...

A couple of questions, sir:

== Are you running the stock exhaust?
== If not, what brand/model are you using?
== Did you try the 350 XCF-W (US) FI map first?
== Have you notice any reduction in...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2013, 09:54 AM
Replies: 501
Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
That's the "Wash Cap Set" for covering, and...

That's the "Wash Cap Set" for covering, and plugging, your quick-disconnect coupler (QDC) when you have your fuel line apart.
It looks like they also included a spare o-ring for the QDC ... which...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 501
Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
A true cush hub in the rear wheel softens the...

A true cush hub in the rear wheel softens the road shock from everything forward .... the sprockets, the chain, the transmission, etc ....
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2013, 11:59 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
That would be great ... thanks! - ET

That would be great ... thanks! - ET
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2013, 10:56 AM
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Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
How did it break? Crash?

How did it break? Crash?
Forum: Thumpers 06-22-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
His point is still valid. While your '12 500...

His point is still valid.
While your '12 500 EXC does *not* have a cush hub in the rear wheel ... it *does* have a cush hub in the DDS clutch.
While that is not as fool-proof/rugged as a true...
Forum: Thumpers 06-16-2013, 07:10 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Thank you very much, Mr. Bengt! Located the...

Thank you very much, Mr. Bengt!

Located the Scoozooki TPS Tester at an online boat parts store ... ordered and on it's way. :D

Cheers! E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 06-14-2013, 05:43 PM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Yup! :D

Yup! :D
Forum: Thumpers 06-14-2013, 12:44 PM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Food for thought ... one reason I chose the Golan...

Food for thought ... one reason I chose the Golan was not only it's 10 micron rating and large filtering area ... but it's the fact that it's flow-rated for 6 gpm.

Any idea what the Fram...
Forum: Thumpers 06-12-2013, 12:51 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Great pics, sir ... thanks! E-Ticket

Great pics, sir ... thanks! E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2013, 12:17 AM
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Views: 389,537
Posted By E-Ticket2
Yup! After completing the first phase of...

Yup!

After completing the first phase of break-in on the Wee Beasty, she was at 4.8 hours and 127 miles.
So I decided it was time to check the valve clearances, get a baseline measurement, and...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 2,534
Views: 389,537
Posted By E-Ticket2
'Fraid I won't be much help on that one. My...

'Fraid I won't be much help on that one.
My experience with Yamaha dirt bikes is limited to 2-smokers back in the '70s and '80s. :D

Cheers! E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2013, 12:12 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Those are the connectors for the flux capacitor.

Those are the connectors for the flux capacitor.
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 12:21 AM
Replies: 7,493
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Posted By E-Ticket2
+ 2 on the BPD guards. They are...

+ 2 on the BPD guards.

They are "wife-tested-and-approved." :d

E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2013, 01:28 PM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
This is going to sound just too basic, too easy...

This is going to sound just too basic, too easy ... but I would try swapping out your kill button.
Or at a minimum, checking for corrosion and possible shorting.

As always ... check the easy...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2013, 09:53 AM
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Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
I am reluctant to disable/cut off the locking...

I am reluctant to disable/cut off the locking feature on my gas cap.

Yes, it's a PITA.
But I once had a simple tip-over on a rough, technical trail on my '06 450 EXC.
No biggie at all.
Except...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2013, 09:46 AM
Replies: 501
Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
Used a non-synthetic oil (Honda GN-4) during...

Used a non-synthetic oil (Honda GN-4) during engine break-in ... and then shifted over to Mobil 1 Racing 4T 10W-40.

*No* oil use and no smoking or richness on startup either.

Me likey. - ET
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2013, 09:44 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2013, 12:01 AM
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Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
Something else that makes the gas cap...

Something else that makes the gas cap *tremendously* easier to get on and off ... is just a little lubricant.

Yup, spray a little silicone on a paper towel ... and rub it on the rubber gasket...
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 501
Views: 195,941
Posted By E-Ticket2
Pictures would be, of course, utterly awesome,...

Pictures would be, of course, utterly awesome, sir. :D
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2013, 11:43 PM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Sunshine and a new dirty bike. :D Looks...

Sunshine and a new dirty bike. :D

Looks good, sir!

E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2013, 12:52 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Question: why grease the splines on the...

Question: why grease the splines on the countershaft sprocket?

Thanks, E-Ticket


Wholey crap-o-la ...!!! :huh

Supposedly the new Belville-washer, diaphragm clutch on the 350 EXC-F has a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-05-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7,493
Views: 1,521,588
Posted By E-Ticket2
Question: why grease the splines on the...

Question: why grease the splines on the countershaft sprocket?

Thanks, E-Ticket
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-16-2013, 01:15 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 17,161
Posted By E-Ticket2
Which is the major reason why I passed this year....

Which is the major reason why I passed this year. Honestly.

E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 7,493
Views: 1,521,588
Posted By E-Ticket2
You know ... you guys might want to rethink your...

You know ... you guys might want to rethink your policy of turning off your headlight when riding off-road.

Because head-on crashes ... absolutely SUCK.
Ask me how I know. :cry

And anything...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2013, 12:14 PM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
I believe this is what you're referring to, sir. ...

I believe this is what you're referring to, sir.

Cheers! E-Ticket
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And now ..... get ready for the "E-Ticket ride" into the belly of the wee beast ....
[Editor's...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 7,493
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Posted By E-Ticket2
Yup ... that should be a very serious and...

Yup ... that should be a very serious and complete reliability test. :thumb

Tell Tim I'd said, "!Hola!"

E-Ticket
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 7,493
Views: 1,521,588
Posted By E-Ticket2
Glad to be of service, sir! :D Check out...

Glad to be of service, sir! :D

Check out the Wee Beasty Index and there is a section on selecting/installing a different temperature sensor.

As far as oil choice goes? Well, that's a...
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7,493
Views: 1,521,588
Posted By E-Ticket2
This should help answer some of your questions:...

This should help answer some of your questions: http://www.omraoffroad.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=40&t=11373&start=180 (http://www.omraoffroad.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=40&t=11373&start=180)

The...
Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2013, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7,493
Views: 1,521,588
Posted By E-Ticket2
The wife is 5'2" ... so we have to cut down...

The wife is 5'2" ... so we have to cut down *every* kickstand after lowering her scoots.
Out best luck has been with carefully measuring how much to remove, prying out the plastic foot, cleaning...
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2013, 10:44 AM
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Posted By E-Ticket2
If you do the full de-smog ... then you block off...

If you do the full de-smog ... then you block off the connector to the the intake manifold (see following pics).
By doing that, you are changing how much air is getting into the intake manifold....
Forum: Racing 04-02-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 688
Views: 84,127
Posted By E-Ticket2
Amen, sister. :cry

Amen, sister. :cry
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