your pieces actually look pretty good.
Buy new rubber grease covers and toe rubber and your good to go.
Chacal even sells the L-R threaded...
You have an opportunity to consolidate the best cosmetic parts to the one you choose.
The original silver body pieces look pretty nice.
post what ever you need discussed in the Technical Forum.
you will be answered immediately.
I wonder if it keeps mosquitoes away LOL
I just found these guys in Texas.
Unfortunately the deal I made to acquire this kind of stalled out, he was ready to deliver, I was ready to pay, the good news is my friend (he's...
top secret for now. It will look like Yamaha did it.
thank you Sir, I would love to show it off at one of your carb clinics.
Thanks @lostboy I’m going to contact your body guy again and get the painting underway. It’s really running great, I’m so stoked.
@ManBot13 you were spot on with this.
I first took the check valve apart 2 months ago to inspect it when I read your reply.
I had just rebuilt it...
I believe they will fit. I bought them for my Turbo but decided to refinish the OEM headers
I think you need to build a shed so you have room for both
I'd like to think a showroom 650 Seca could fetch $4,000.
I'd take at least $1000 off for missing instruments, blinkers, mirrors, passenger pegs,...
Its always easier to fit a bare frame (with airbox) over the motor instead of fitting the motor into a nearly finished chassis.
Then fork crowns,...
It just seemed to peter out.
Decal on tank says Yamah
That’s a beautiful summer day.
What state are you in now @k-moe ?
If you guys rode Harleys you could have shared the same oil stain.
I know that lookout well. Paris is scenic is France or Ontario
I strapped my mercury carb synch stick to my bike and rode to the next town to help a guy tune his bike.
I had to pull over on the expressway when...
I have the Pirellis on my FZ.
They’re made in Brazil now, not sure if the quality suffered moving fabrication from Italy
I recently just bought tires for my Turbo and I have identical rim sizes to your YX.
The 16” front presents limited options today.
The best rubber...
I just read your post again.
could it be that wind is blowing across the end of this overflow tube and drawing gas out?
Try shielding the end of...
I’m having trouble understanding why the motor is not sucking all this fuel into the cylinders at higher RPMs?
I suspect the leak is external.
It approached nearly 20C this weekend so I had to get one more ride in, this time on the dirt bikes.
We did about 65 kms of technical single track...
Sorry, all oil coolers are sold and the fairing parts are spoken for.
Not doubting your rebuild but how are you certain of this?
Did you follow the church of clean procedures found on this site?
When you bench...
Go for the Kawi! The CX500 is just too slow.
I need to teach myself - soft seize, never heard the term before.
I stepped my 15yo up to a full size dirt bike and had him do most of the maintenance it needed.
front wheel bearings
front brake pads
If you opt for the small filter get one with a male nipple, use the hose and mount the filter away from your leg. Your pant leg won’t stink Of...
I share your frustration, seen similar stubborn floats.
You can try tapping the bowls as you fill them.
Shut off the fuel source and drain the...
sorry don't have. XJ4ever will
On a motorcycle capable of 120+ MPH I wouldn’t feel too comfortable with a wheel put together like that. It might be proper tolerances used but...
These wheels are cheap and readily available.
I took 3 fronts and 2 rears and threw them in the metal bin at the land fill because I couldn’t give...
the more narrow reading pressure gauge arrived.
The good news is the fuel pressure regulator is holding the pressure exactly where it needs to be,...
screw in needle seats?
shouldn't they be slip-in with an o-ring seal?
I did 600 kms of superslab and 400+ kms back road & snowmobile/ATV trails yesterday.
6:30 AM to 10 PM last night.
I have a close group of friends...
found a drawing.
this could probably fit under the carbs on the RH side...
thanks @Polock I saw those, they do specify the correct range.
Would be nice to see their physical dimensions.
I have a magnet triggered speedo on my KTM. Best way is to put a dollop of mustard on the tire and roll the bike through a revolution.
Just compare to your 650. They should look identical.
and this seems to make the most sense. @Polock you have a gift of cutting through the BS.
A picture would have been good.
I read on...
Was this because it was crashed? What has been swapped?
OK that is a bias-ply tire in the correct size so I think we can rule the actual tire out as the problem.
If you've removed the rear wheel and...
I have the fuel gauge teed in between the pump and the check valve but it shouldn't make any difference if its between the check valve and the...