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Old 08-21-2011, 08:10 PM   #1
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First Dirt Ride on my KLR650

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Old 08-22-2011, 02:06 PM   #2
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I hate to take away from your bike BUT, The camera man deserves a big hand for job well done!

New bikes are fun heh Leon? I took my first ride yesterday as well.


See you at the loop soon. And camp and rides.
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Old 08-23-2011, 06:30 AM   #3
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Dude...it's a KLR...YOUR SUPPOSED TO RIDE OVER THE ROCK!
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Old 08-23-2011, 04:36 PM   #4
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Dude...it's a KLR...YOUR SUPPOSED TO RIDE OVER THE ROCK!
That's kinda what I was waiting for, but then again, those drain plugs don't take big rocks well without some armor in front of them.
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Old 08-28-2011, 08:31 PM   #5
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Good on you for getting out and starting to get the bike dirty. Repeat as needed...
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Old 08-31-2011, 09:53 PM   #6
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The camera made the rock look bigger than it was....probably the size of a football in real life......
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Old 09-01-2011, 01:46 AM   #7
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the music makes me ball like a baby.

someone hand me a pistol.

ok, i have some problems...
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Old 09-02-2011, 06:05 AM   #8
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Ha!
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Old 11-17-2011, 07:07 AM   #9
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First race on my WR250f

I took it to the RORR dual sport and the Hammer Run Dual Sport and played with the suspension a bit. I think I got it close so I decided to give it a true work out and ran it in the last race of the season at the Stumpjumper Enduro and give the KDX a much needed rest.
It worked great! Ran perfectly and smoothly all day long.

Hi John!
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Old 11-18-2011, 07:28 PM   #10
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Nice, glad you are enjoying it
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