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Forum: Beasts Yesterday, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 403
Posted By tntmo
That's supposed to be the hot setup, what did you...

That's supposed to be the hot setup, what did you pay for the Polaris R/R?
Forum: Beasts 09-13-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 403
Posted By tntmo
I got a wiring harness directly from Triumph that...

I got a wiring harness directly from Triumph that allowed me to install a MOSFET regulator, Part # T2500676 from the dealer, it's not expensive.

Then you can search Ebay for regulators FH010,...
Forum: Beasts 09-10-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By tntmo
Looking forward to inputs on this as well. My...

Looking forward to inputs on this as well. My Tiger is just about ready for a new set of tires, I have the Metzeler Tourance EXP's on it now.

I was thinking of a set of the Shinko 705's this...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
Also, a DRZ250 wheel set (front and rear) will...

Also, a DRZ250 wheel set (front and rear) will fit DR350. The front wheel has the larger diameter bearings so if you own early model bikes you need to swap bearings and spacers.

DR650 wheels...
Forum: Beasts 09-09-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 765
Posted By tntmo
Just as the OP said, it's a common Triumph 955...

Just as the OP said, it's a common Triumph 955 issue. There are aftermarket stators and reg/rect available that are improved and cheaper than stock parts.

I think the stator test is pretty...
Forum: Beasts 09-08-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 765
Posted By tntmo
Pretty common Triumph issue, it's either the...

Pretty common Triumph issue, it's either the stator or the regulator/rectifier. Lots of info online if you search it.

My reg/rec failed and I replaced it with a MOSFET type from a R1 if I...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,099
Posted By tntmo
Probably not difficult to swap the CRF front...

Probably not difficult to swap the CRF front forks to the XR and they make a 440cc big bore kit I believe. A pumper carb, get the rear shock sorted out, all good.....but in the end it will not...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
Pull the right side cover off the engine (drain...

Pull the right side cover off the engine (drain oil first, of course) and check under there. You may be able to get a flexible magnet tool to fit through a few spaces to get to the lower end of the...
Forum: Beasts 08-29-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 506
Posted By tntmo
Good luck. I like my Tiger but wish it was a bit...

Good luck. I like my Tiger but wish it was a bit less finicky.
Forum: Beasts 08-29-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 506
Posted By tntmo
Stators and regulators are weak points on these...

Stators and regulators are weak points on these bikes. Look up the testing specs, pretty easy to figure out. My regulator failed a while ago, replaced it with an upgraded MOSFET type.
Forum: Thumpers 08-27-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
Rear wheels fit all years, you need the proper...

Rear wheels fit all years, you need the proper spacers for the cush drive and non-cush drive as they are different.

Fronts had different sized bearings over the years, all will fit if you have...
Forum: Beasts 08-25-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 5,801
Views: 1,453,229
Posted By tntmo
Not sure why the pics are so darn big, sorry! Was...

Not sure why the pics are so darn big, sorry! Was a good trip anyway and the Tiger did well. Fixed the pics, now you don't need a projection screen to see them.
Forum: Beasts 08-25-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 5,801
Views: 1,453,229
Posted By tntmo
https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5592/15027675435_0b...

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5592/15027675435_0bf2fb7996.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/oTWLmk)20140822_085007 (https://flic.kr/p/oTWLmk) by tntmo2 (https://www.flickr.com/people/77815129@N04/), on Flickr...
Forum: Beasts 08-24-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 779
Views: 126,670
Posted By tntmo
I just got done with a four day tour of the SW on...

I just got done with a four day tour of the SW on my Tiger, from San Diego to Flagstaff, then up to Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Zion, Hoover Dam, Vegas and home.

Never missed a beat, only...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 580
Posted By tntmo
I used to have a 99 WR400, was a great bike and...

I used to have a 99 WR400, was a great bike and sort of regret selling it. Anyway, I recall a few years ago seeing a thread (on ThumperTalk) about this exact thing. From what I recall, people were...
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
Forks: The DR350 came from the factory...

Forks:

The DR350 came from the factory with three different forks over the years. The 90-97 S and ES models and the 90-93 dirt model were damper rod forks that are almost the same ones that...
Forum: Road warriors 07-18-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,211
Posted By tntmo
The cable isn't that much, you can buy them on...

The cable isn't that much, you can buy them on Amazon or Ebay for about $30. TuneECU is a website, google it and you can download the programs required to run diagnostics and load fuel mapping onto...
Forum: Equipment 07-15-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 968
Views: 259,792
Posted By tntmo
Boiled eggs don't leak when they crack.

Boiled eggs don't leak when they crack.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-15-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,173
Posted By tntmo
I've heard of the helmet on the ground, but...

I've heard of the helmet on the ground, but sometimes it doesn't matter what you do.....people may not stop.

I was broke down on the I-5 in the middle of Los Angeles once, had the seat off my...
Forum: The Garage 07-14-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,739
Posted By tntmo
Hmmm, I've done several of the black rope tire...

Hmmm, I've done several of the black rope tire plugs and have never used rubber cement. Never had one fail on me, either. Guess I'm destined to have the next one fail or require rubber cement? :huh
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
I know the axles, bearings, bearing spacer and...

I know the axles, bearings, bearing spacer and speedo drive are different. What I was saying was that once you installed the larger bearings and bearing spacer into an early wheel, the late model...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,115
Posted By tntmo
Yeah, are they going to make a CRF300L now?

Yeah, are they going to make a CRF300L now?
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
Once again, memory....but I believe the late...

Once again, memory....but I believe the late model speedo drive worked with the early wheel. I've had a lot of DR's and have had even more wheel sets, so it's all kind of confused in my mush-brain.
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
I know the hub and rotor are different, 4 bolt on...

I know the hub and rotor are different, 4 bolt on the old one and 6 on the new one, but I'm pretty sure the brake rotors are the same diameter?

My memory isn't what it used to be, but I'm pretty...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
I'm pretty sure you can change out the bearings...

I'm pretty sure you can change out the bearings and bearing spacer and it will work.
Forum: The Garage 07-07-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,055
Posted By tntmo
Here's my suggestion....figure out your fuel...

Here's my suggestion....figure out your fuel range, as in how many laps you can regularly do before going to reserve, and then pit for fuel 1-2 laps prior to that.

If you've been doing endurance...
Forum: The Garage 07-07-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,055
Posted By tntmo
What kind of racing are you doing where you run...

What kind of racing are you doing where you run out of fuel? Endurance racing?

A few of my friends do amateur road racing, they just put enough fuel in to finish the race + a bit extra in case...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 43,169
Posted By tntmo
Thanks! I was riding the track with my son and...

Thanks! I was riding the track with my son and refused to let him tease me for not clearing that tabletop.

Lets get more pics of WR450's airborne!
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 43,169
Posted By tntmo
I'm pretty sure there's a clutch safety switch,...

I'm pretty sure there's a clutch safety switch, either yours is defective or disconnected. I removed mine and now it doesn't start in gear either, probably need to splice the two wires together if...
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
You sould like someone who has never had to deal...

You sould like someone who has never had to deal with CA DMV! :lol3

If you can borrow a fender, that will be the easiest way to get it plated. And by easiest, I mean it will still be a total...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 43,169
Posted By tntmo
That's a fact, I really like the blue bikes...

That's a fact, I really like the blue bikes because I've had good luck with them. Talked my son into getting rid of the CRF250X and getting the YZ450F....awesome move!

I think if I had to keep...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 43,169
Posted By tntmo
I'm not sure how much road riding he did, but I...

I'm not sure how much road riding he did, but I don't think he was a daily commuter on it. My WR400 had a lot of road miles, I wasn't afraid to ride it on the highway either. I have heard that...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 43,169
Posted By tntmo
I had a 99 WR400F plated dual sport for almost...

I had a 99 WR400F plated dual sport for almost ten years. That bike was the most reliable dirt bike I've ever owned. I adjusted the valves twice, that's all they needed. I had the 450 cam...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 06-20-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,955
Posted By tntmo
How about an older XT350 or XT600? More power...

How about an older XT350 or XT600? More power than the 225, easy to maintain, reliable and lower than modern bikes.
Forum: Old's Cool 06-20-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 762
Posted By tntmo
If I recall correctly, it was sort of based on...

If I recall correctly, it was sort of based on the ZX-11? I'd take a look at one of the online microfiche sites and compare part numbers.

Google image search a few Kawasaki models around that...
Forum: Thumpers 06-19-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
I agree, it would be nice to have access to a...

I agree, it would be nice to have access to a dyno for a few days and try different combinations of jetting, exhaust, airbox, etc to determine what changes make real increases in power. The chances...
Forum: Thumpers 06-18-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
How is the DRZ250 a different animal? It's an...

How is the DRZ250 a different animal? It's an air-cooled small displacement single cylinder trail bike manufactured by Suzuki. Sounds exactly like the DR250/DR350 to me.

I'd say anything in...
Forum: The Garage 06-17-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,670
Posted By tntmo
Check to see if the flywheel hasn't sheared the...

Check to see if the flywheel hasn't sheared the woodruff key. Had it happen on a lawnmower, still had spark and almost started but since it was out of time it would never go. About $1 fix.
Forum: Thumpers 06-13-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
About a 20% increase in HP and TQ across the...

About a 20% increase in HP and TQ across the board, seems worth it to me.
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 26,206
Views: 3,181,326
Posted By tntmo
If you have a repair manual and a decent set of...

If you have a repair manual and a decent set of tools including a torque wrench, doing the top end isn't difficult. It may be a bit overwhelming if you've never done it before, but the DR350 is a...
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