Originally Posted by GAS GUY
Definatly, the 685 kit is all about smoothing out the engine and oil consumption.
Don't for a minute think it is going to solve your hp problem.
The Klr will always be a Klr.You have to accept that and dedicate to it for what it is(if the bike can't adapt to your expectations, then maybe you need to adapt your expectations to the bike, improvise, overcome, adapt)or move on.
Most of engine mods done are subtle and mostly address better driveability, not top power numbers.
Like I said earlier, an accelerator pump is the only thing that is going to give you that "hit" feeling.All the fast bikes have an accelerator pump.
But hey, just relax and refine your Klr and just thump around and enjoy life, your 60 now !! LOL !!
A number isn't what I'm striving for, better drive ability is the better way of putting it.
I really like my KLR actually and another bike is 95% out of the equation.