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Old 12-09-2005, 11:55 AM   #48
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Originally Posted by bentspoke
Hi Todd, I did not realize you bought one till I saw your sig line yesterday. Anyway I had been thinking about one too. I love the KLR but even it is too big for some of my routes.
Only downside I can see is the perimeter style frame may prevent the aftermarket from making a larger tank.
I will read this whole thread later and see what fuel range is.
It is nice to see another D/S based on a high tech off road type bike.

IMS makes a 3.2 gallon tank for the KLX300R that might be made to fit. The differences in frame cross member placement can be seen in these two drawings from Kaw's parts website. First the KLX300R:

Now the new KLX250S:

Todd R.

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