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Forum: Racing 05-11-2011, 02:19 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 40,528
Posted By Tifosi
The latest news I read is that the the VWs will...

The latest news I read is that the the VWs will be available for privateer hire while Carlos Sainz will be helping VW develop their new Polo WRC car with Al-Attiyah likely to be one of the WRC...
Forum: Beasts 03-15-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,509
Posted By Tifosi
Scotts Damper soon!!!

Talked to the folks at scotts and a sub mounted steering damper is about a month or so away with a 550 ballpark figure so here is one person sitting and waiting totally pumped. They did not mention a...
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2010, 08:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 406
Posted By Tifosi
2010 Husky forks comparison

I have read so many places how well the marzochi forks on the 2009 te 450 had I am looking for impressions of the kyaba units that have they replaced them. Basically are they an improvement or is the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2010, 05:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,315
Posted By Tifosi
for seat options get a renazco custom seat you...

for seat options get a renazco custom seat you can specify height and width your tush will thank you and it was worth every penny
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2010, 12:52 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
I have the same issue as with the KTM I don't...

I have the same issue as with the KTM I don't like the linkless rear suspension but it is a bike that I have always liked I may add it to the list.
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
Point taken I guess I will have to wait and see...

Point taken I guess I will have to wait and see but repairing the bike won't be a problem it's if I need a part we can't find. I may just get another KTM but looking at options never hurt I was...
Forum: Racing 01-31-2010, 04:21 PM
Replies: 756
Views: 65,336
Posted By Tifosi
Next year you guys have to get this tape I saw...

Next year you guys have to get this tape I saw safety tape or some it is self amulgamating (spelling) Basically you can usie it on anything just wrap it up and it is an airtight seal water tight...
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2010, 04:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,531
Posted By Tifosi
Yeah the Husky wasn't something I thought about...

Yeah the Husky wasn't something I thought about till I was talking to a dealer that sold Husky and KTM and he sstarted talking p the Husky almost talking me out of the ktm and now I am really...
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2010, 04:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
Parts are a huge consideration thanks for the...

Parts are a huge consideration thanks for the info on the lack of Husky support. What about BMW do they get husky or can they get husky parts same company are there many BMW dealers up that way?
To...
Forum: Racing 01-30-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4,637
Views: 545,837
Posted By Tifosi
The GAS GAS Rally has been cancelled I am bummed....

The GAS GAS Rally has been cancelled I am bummed. Didnt someone run this year on a Husky 450? Does anyone know what kit he used? Was it a Mechasystems kit for KTm modified or was it made by another...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 10:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,531
Posted By Tifosi
Quick question I heard that the BMW 450 had the...

Quick question I heard that the BMW 450 had the Husky motor in it and I have heard that the BMW was a little underpowered is this true? Or is the husky motor different or at least tuned different or...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 04:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
Well according to the dealer they are having a...

Well according to the dealer they are having a hard time even getting the regular 450s out, I liked the rally addition because it had the larger tank and lights so I wouldnt have to add them. Kind of...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,531
Posted By Tifosi
Thanks thats great info with the cush clutch...

Thanks thats great info with the cush clutch basket is there a need for a cush rear hub? Any opinions on the EFi on it, is the throttle response still snappy? Could you offer any comparison to the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,531
Posted By Tifosi
Is there a cush rear drive rim available or will...

Is there a cush rear drive rim available or will a 640 adventure one bolt on to this bike? Is the ACerbis spare tank connected I assume it is because as far as I can find a 3 gallon tank is the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 03:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,531
Posted By Tifosi
Husky TE 450 reviews and comparisons

Okay with the GAS GAS rally replica history I am between a KTM 450 EXC or a Husky TE 450, I would love to hear dual sport thoughts from Husky owners of the 450. I know people love the 610 but I have...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
OKay now here is the question husky 450 or KTM...

OKay now here is the question husky 450 or KTM 450? Husky has EFI which has been shown to be reliable, great suspension and handles great and is slightly cheaper than the KTM. Now the GAS GAS is out...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
After talking with a GAS GAS dealer the Rally...

After talking with a GAS GAS dealer the Rally Replica is cancelled. Apparently financial difficulties is Spain are really hurting GAS GAS their four strokes will be plated and legal but will be rare...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
Thanks after talking to Rally Pan AM about the...

Thanks after talking to Rally Pan AM about the mods I want to make I think I am going to get the GAS GAS but I am going to wait to see what happens in 2011 with the 450 EXC I am not in a hurry so...
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
I should add my wife hates dual sports and the...

I should add my wife hates dual sports and the look of Dakar bikes in general with the exception of Coma's and well I would love that bikd too but the minute she saw the GAS GAS she was in love, as...
Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
Yeah even after I add a side tank the GAS GAS at...

Yeah even after I add a side tank the GAS GAS at 10500 will be cheaper than all the mods to the KTM I dont need panniers because we will have a support truck. My biggest worry is spares, I may not...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2010, 11:34 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 32,782
Posted By Tifosi
That has been posted before but it is not known...

That has been posted before but it is not known whether it is an experiment or production if it was production then I would really be interested if it made it to the states, just a thought or more of...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
to please you I have edited my post also I...

to please you I have edited my post also I wondered if the rumors can be confirmed that the frame will be different in 2011 along with a linkage I saw some spy photos of the motx bike a while ago and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2010, 11:24 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
here is the GAS GAS my upload failed it was...

here is the GAS GAS my upload failed it was withing space limits maybe I can email someone and they can post it to see a picture. IF you want to see a picture from another thread...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2010, 11:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,638
Posted By Tifosi
Gas Gas 450 EC or 2011 KTM 450 EXC

Okay opinion time we have all seen the desert Dakar style GAS GAS 450 EC and we all know the 450 EXC well. I had a 2009 450 EXC rode 200 commute miles and 800 trail miles before I sold it because I...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2010, 10:51 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 32,782
Posted By Tifosi
To those of you worried about a high strung 450 i...

To those of you worried about a high strung 450 i put 2k plus on my 450 EXC 2009 model commuting 75 mph easy oil changes were frequent but I never had a valavle adjustment and never lost comppresion...
Forum: Racing 01-15-2010, 10:56 AM
Replies: 7,138
Views: 592,676
Posted By Tifosi
Response to the Question of four wheeler jacked on tires

In Europe the proper way to put a car on jackstands is to weld tubes into the side sills, the jack stands then rather than have a flat base have a pin that locks into the sill it is much safer than a...
Forum: Equipment 05-07-2009, 08:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 292
Posted By Tifosi
Brand NEw Front Rim for 450/530 EXCR

I called the shop in Colorado and ordered a front rim that was super laced and has the forged hub it has never had a tire mounted. Perfect condition I am in So Cal so I can ship or meet. Email me or...
Forum: Racing 02-27-2008, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By Tifosi
:)

:)
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2008, 09:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 18,023
Posted By Tifosi
I have no screen on my 450 EXC-R and the Shoei...

I have no screen on my 450 EXC-R and the Shoei does not do the catch the wind and pull back your head thing which my MotoX helmet did do so that is my two cents. Frankly if the visor was better on...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2008, 12:14 AM
Replies: 1,622
Views: 256,788
Posted By Tifosi
Mine got put together and did a little forty mile...

Mine got put together and did a little forty mile test loop running like a dream:
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Forum: Racing 02-25-2008, 11:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By Tifosi
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2008, 10:50 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 18,023
Posted By Tifosi
Shoei Hornet DS write up

I know that this has been covered a bit but I thought that I would do a quick write up for those that were curious and didn't want to filter through six pages of responses.

First and foremost I...
Forum: Racing 02-19-2008, 01:46 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 17,827
Posted By Tifosi
Welcome to racing, do you know hom many rally...

Welcome to racing, do you know hom many rally drivers have been crying about 1000 dollar HANS devices while they install 14K dogboxes and 15K sets of ohlins in their car. For whatever reason people...
Forum: Vendors 02-19-2008, 01:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,692
Posted By Tifosi
That is my bike that tom did the prototype work...

That is my bike that tom did the prototype work on and I really liked the design. He took my input into consideration which helped with the design. You guys will like these pieces I know that I am...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2008, 11:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 15,225
Posted By Tifosi
Jan what do you mean nervous on Tarmac when...

Jan what do you mean nervous on Tarmac when describing the Bajas? What do you think about the Baja rear and the T63 front? What pressures on tarmac for Michelin Baja and T63? What is a good starting...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2008, 10:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,269
Posted By Tifosi
Thats right not much engine oil

Thats right not much engine oil
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2008, 07:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,269
Posted By Tifosi
I hear you, the reason it is such a big deal on...

I hear you, the reason it is such a big deal on the EXC-rs is the fact that KTM suggests only 600 ml of oil so there is not much margin for error when the engine does not carry much oil to begin with.
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2008, 01:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,269
Posted By Tifosi
2008 450 EXCR Impressions and Valve Check Report

Okay folks here is the info, I am changing a ton of parts on my bike so while I had it torn down I figured why not check the valves it couldn't hurt anything. SO following Paochow's fine instructions...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2008, 01:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,051
Posted By Tifosi
look at newarkinone I beleive which is a huge...

look at newarkinone I beleive which is a huge electrical supply a lot of OEM connectors are made by AMP or Tyco so you can check there another place is IS Motorsport in Indy
Forum: Racing 02-03-2008, 03:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,618
Posted By Tifosi
OCFRider: I read your post about the...

OCFRider:

I read your post about the average speeds and I understand where you are coming from. The initial reaction when you see an average speed for 40 or 45 MPH is to think wow that is really...
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