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Old 06-12-2012, 11:55 AM   #2701
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Cool looking bike, but I was always under the impression the TX750 was a timebomb (no way to adjust the balancer shaft drive chain, supposedly it would stretch until the balancer weights hit the crank ).
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Old 06-12-2012, 12:56 PM   #2702
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Kawasaki KLR250 Enduro - $400 (Ormond Beach)



Motherf***er. Anyone able to store this for me

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Actually, if someone is willing to store it let me know. Don't want to let my KLR250 knowledge go to waste
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Old 06-12-2012, 04:45 PM   #2703
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To be "no longer into dirtbikes" he's got about 60 of them in that garage
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Old 06-13-2012, 06:44 AM   #2704
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Kawasaki KLR250 Enduro - $400 (Ormond Beach)



Motherf***er. Anyone able to store this for me

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Wonder if The Wife would notice.
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Old 06-13-2012, 08:20 AM   #2705
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Talked to the dude and verbally committed. Don't tell the missus
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Old 06-13-2012, 08:40 AM   #2706
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Kenda Dirt/Dual Sport Tires - $25 (Mandarin)

Chicken, is this you?
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Old 06-13-2012, 08:44 AM   #2707
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No, but I loved the fact he found a used tire pic for his own when I saw it a while ago. I do have some similar i'll sell for the same price though. :buzz
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Old 06-13-2012, 09:07 AM   #2708
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No, but I loved the fact he found a used tire pic for his own when I saw it a while ago. I do have some similar i'll sell for the same price though. :buzz


Don't those look like two of the same tire size?
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Old 06-13-2012, 11:44 AM   #2709
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Don't those look like two of the same tire size?
Its for if you have a Super Retarded dual sport then you want the same size front and rear.
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Old 06-13-2012, 03:43 PM   #2710
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Here some tire shots of my own. Can you see any difference....





The one OFF the bike is ready for KLR use....free for the asking
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Old 06-13-2012, 06:03 PM   #2711
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Here some tire shots of my own. Can you see any difference....





The one OFF the bike is ready for KLR use....free for the asking
I'd take it but with all that tread and the KLR power i'd loop it in the yard.
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Old 06-13-2012, 08:10 PM   #2712
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I'd take it but with all that tread and the KLR power i'd loop it in the yard.




Mind if I use that for sig material?
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Old 06-13-2012, 09:12 PM   #2713
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It was missing quite a bit more than you'd expect, and the wiring was...not stock
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Old 06-14-2012, 01:10 PM   #2714
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A Honda you say...
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Old 06-14-2012, 01:29 PM   #2715
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Well it is scribed into the gas tank...
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