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Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2014, 03:17 PM
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Posted By coresports
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Forum: Thumpers 12-21-2014, 09:58 AM
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Posted By coresports
that says a lot and the same reason i bought mine...

that says a lot and the same reason i bought mine in 08...i prefer riding over wrenching now that i am 52...when i was younger it was just the opposite.

so...should i say congrats (again)? :evil...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 02:26 PM
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Posted By coresports
if it smokes a bit only when you start it up then...

if it smokes a bit only when you start it up then clears up it's the valve guide seals. if it smokes a little bit all the time it is probably rings. you could do a compression check to verify if the...
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2014, 08:46 AM
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Posted By coresports
nice video....just a thought...have you looked...

nice video....just a thought...have you looked into folding mirrors yet? if not, i can tell you from experience they are cheaper than a stock mirror and perch you will need to replace the ones you...
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2014, 08:42 AM
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Posted By coresports
congrats....i think you will be very happy with...

congrats....i think you will be very happy with your purchase....these little bikes get hyped up a lot but they really do deliver on the promise i think.
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2014, 01:19 PM
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Posted By coresports
http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresport...

http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresports/07181531b_zps0a0ed29a.jpg

here is my last oil change...the filter on the left had about
1,100 miles... the one on the right is new.

your...
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2014, 09:00 AM
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Posted By coresports
this is about what i get on the street...stock...

this is about what i get on the street...stock bike with my street tires/rims on, tires inflated to normal pressure's in the warmer months here in MI....around 60mpg.

sheesh...my 3000 lb car gets...
Forum: Thumpers 12-01-2014, 12:19 PM
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Posted By coresports
oh good an oil question :clap plenty of...

oh good an oil question :clap plenty of opinions on that subject haha
sounds like your bike is new and when my bike was brand new i ran yamalube & filters from the dealer, kept my receipts and...
Forum: Thumpers 11-26-2014, 03:26 PM
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Posted By coresports
[QUOTE=mlap5150;25589117]Right on. Didn't expect...

[QUOTE=mlap5150;25589117]Right on. Didn't expect them to be comparable. I just miss trail riding up north in MI and while I still have access to the XT, the WR seems like a logical step (or two)...
Forum: Thumpers 11-26-2014, 10:50 AM
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Posted By coresports
i owned an XT225 for 10yrs riding on the street &...

i owned an XT225 for 10yrs riding on the street & in the dirt and i just wanted to let you know the WRR is head & shoulders a better bike...much easier starting, way better suspension and much more...
Forum: Thumpers 11-25-2014, 02:20 PM
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Posted By coresports
sounds reasonable to me...the miles are not bad,...

sounds reasonable to me...the miles are not bad, only 1/2 way to the first valve check, lots of extra's and sounds like it was maintained...make them an offer!
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2014, 09:22 AM
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Posted By coresports
synthetic oil is still petroleum based, it is...

synthetic oil is still petroleum based, it is just refined to the nth degree to remove impurities...i would run thinner oil in the cold...stating the obvious... but i would not worry about switching...
Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2014, 09:57 AM
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Posted By coresports
i just wanted to share my experience breaking in...

i just wanted to share my experience breaking in my brand new 08 wrr:

i followed the manufacturers break-in procedure as i figure they designed, engineered, built & tested it and have been doing...
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2014, 07:44 AM
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Posted By coresports
congrats!! so used to seeing these all farkled...

congrats!! so used to seeing these all farkled up on here....good to see one neked :evil
Forum: Thumpers 11-10-2014, 05:17 PM
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Posted By coresports
that sucks & i am sorry to hear that....possible...

that sucks & i am sorry to hear that....possible causes in my opinion:

improper break-in
dirt/debris entering thru air box
improper oil/lack of changes
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2014, 09:54 AM
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Posted By coresports
not sure what bars you are running but stock...

not sure what bars you are running but stock steel handlebars produce much less vibes than aftermarket aluminum bars but will bend easily with any fall so there is that tradeoff...i have also read...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2014, 02:57 PM
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Posted By coresports
it does nothing to the travel of the suspension...

it does nothing to the travel of the suspension so you will bottom more often and it reduces ground clearance...i would never lower my WRR.

fyi...i am 5'4" with a 32" inseam
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2014, 03:02 PM
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Posted By coresports
rubberband: i tried replying your your video...

rubberband:

i tried replying your your video link post but it did not work so....nice vid from MI, great trails for this bike, nice seeing 2 wrr's side by side, i will look for you next summer at...
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2014, 02:34 PM
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Posted By coresports
get a 1 gal plastic fuel container, put 1 gal of...

get a 1 gal plastic fuel container, put 1 gal of fuel in it with no stabilizer added, seal it up tight, leave it in your garage for 6 months then open it up and see what is inside....you will be...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2014, 09:35 AM
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Posted By coresports
http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresport...

http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresports/baf7a92c-28d5-4c87-aabd-c31ef794106e_zps563a63d8.png

here is my solution...these things really don;t take up much space...i realize this is not...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 09:39 AM
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Posted By coresports
http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresport...

http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresports/b3074d80-d877-4194-9acd-5d6b6517cd48_zps748dc967.jpghttp://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresports/ca0702be-f916-46cc-b71f-f9d79a24fb60_zps0136...
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2014, 03:31 PM
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Posted By coresports
work...not so much.....ride to work....yea baby!!...

work...not so much.....ride to work....yea baby!! october 23rd '14 in MI WR250R 08
http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresports/924dcced-ad37-4e91-8097-5e7235512ac3_zps1bf9009e.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 08:11 AM
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Posted By coresports
i would say you are on track, manual says it's an...

i would say you are on track, manual says it's an electrical issue so that might be a good place to start.
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 02:59 PM
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Posted By coresports
regarding the power... i first got mine home...

regarding the power...

i first got mine home from the dealer in late 08 without being allowed to test ride it and rode around the neighborhood and thought it was a dog and that i just wasted...
Forum: Thumpers 10-17-2014, 08:09 AM
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Posted By coresports
http://www.mooseracing.com/products/?productGroupI...

http://www.mooseracing.com/products/?productGroupId=145686&productId=221335

$119 for the rim.

QUOTE=BENRON;25293856]Will the DID dirtstar rim that's listed for the wr450f fit the back of my...
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2014, 04:01 PM
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Posted By coresports
i would think you would need a lighter rear...

i would think you would need a lighter rear spring, stock is for approx 175lb rider/2-up riding. jump back to post # 2460-2461 if you have not read this entire thread :1drink...good info regarding...
Forum: Thumpers 10-13-2014, 09:25 AM
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Posted By coresports
with a stock exhaust system i would also...

with a stock exhaust system i would also re-install the exup (im sure someone here has one laying around) but thats just me, the pipe is designed to have that in the mix to increase low to mid-range...
Forum: Thumpers 10-02-2014, 03:28 PM
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Posted By coresports
we used to always run dry gas in our snowmobiles...

we used to always run dry gas in our snowmobiles as the cold weather really condenses any moisture in the fuel tank/system, just an idea as it seems to start ok after the initial cold morning start....
Forum: Thumpers 10-02-2014, 09:20 AM
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Posted By coresports
handguards, skidplate & tires...everything else...

handguards, skidplate & tires...everything else is stock... at about the 3:10 mark, i run along with my son on his (at the time) wr250r piped/programmer/flapper/ais modded bike for a nice comparison....
Forum: Thumpers 09-29-2014, 03:23 PM
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Posted By coresports
congrats!!

congrats!!
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2014, 10:02 AM
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Posted By coresports
good luck & please post back up your results.

good luck & please post back up your results.
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2014, 10:15 AM
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Posted By coresports
seems i remember the prior rider un-hooked his...

seems i remember the prior rider un-hooked his battery to 'reset' the programmer as it seemed to be in some sort of 'default' mode but don;t quote me...this is a HUGE thread :1drink
Forum: Thumpers 09-20-2014, 06:35 AM
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Posted By coresports
rookie :D ...

rookie :D

http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresports/dirt_bike1_zpsc9574fba.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 09-18-2014, 02:27 PM
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Posted By coresports
nice!!! the midnight special haha....black rims...

nice!!! the midnight special haha....black rims are frickin awesome and the red touches just seal the deal.....a tough looking machine
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2014, 02:54 PM
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Posted By coresports
based only on the information in your post....i...

based only on the information in your post....i would surmise the bike is not stock.
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2014, 08:09 AM
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Posted By coresports
i would think so, in general, a stock bike will...

i would think so, in general, a stock bike will sell better than a modified bike as buyers really don;t know how good the wrenching skills of the po are and prefer to do any mods themselves or hire...
Forum: Thumpers 09-15-2014, 09:32 AM
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Posted By coresports
i forgot to ask you but did they check your brake...

i forgot to ask you but did they check your brake temp at the brake temp checking stations on the way back down like they do for the cars or did they just give you a wave on by??
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2014, 09:11 AM
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Posted By coresports
nice!!! ive been there just not on the wr..... ...

nice!!! ive been there just not on the wr.....

altitude 766ft

http://i867.photobucket.com/albums/ab236/coresports/07_11_14_zps90994013.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 09-12-2014, 08:42 AM
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Posted By coresports
my fan has come on like 2x since i bought my r in...

my fan has come on like 2x since i bought my r in late 08.... unless its like blazing sun, 100 degrees outside and you are running super slow single track i would ride mine until the replacement...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2014, 08:01 AM
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Posted By coresports
protect your gas tank ...

protect your gas tank

http://motocrossactionmag.com/home-page/motocross-action-product-test-cv4-fuel-kool-gas-tank-barrier

keep your oil cool

http://www.twinair.com/usa/twin-air-oil-cooler
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