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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 02:21 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Someone, a month or so ago, posted a paint colour...

Someone, a month or so ago, posted a paint colour for the grey and I thought I'd saved it....dang.

Dave Nev
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2014, 02:25 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
I'm running a 16t front, comes off a DrZ400. As...

I'm running a 16t front, comes off a DrZ400. As it won't fit :-) the 350 it's not listed for them. Case saver gets in the way.
Seems happy at 65, dunno the revs as we don't get rev counters out...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 12:48 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
DR in Aus

Had to lube my handlebar and installed the new throttle cables which were the wrong length but I ran them a bit lower and they're working well now.

Gonna take her for her first spin this weekend...
Forum: Thumpers 12-04-2014, 12:52 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
Looks like it's got a winker switch on left...

Looks like it's got a winker switch on left handlebar, so it might have wiring. Check under the seat for pairs of wires that stop....for winkers left, right, and tail/brakelight is a 3 wire. Speedo?...
Forum: Thumpers 11-19-2014, 01:17 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Google for Suzuki XF650, Freewind. 19 inch front...

Google for Suzuki XF650, Freewind. 19 inch front rim on a DR650 donk, all wrapped in plastique. Common in UK/Euro so you might find one already to go... & plus shipping. or you might find the rim in...
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2014, 02:03 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Bad stator

My stator died, but an auto electrical guy tested it, found a short, and re-resined it. Maybe you can find someone competent, get it re-wound?

Dave N
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2014, 12:38 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
The stock carb didn't work, I had a flat slide so...

The stock carb didn't work, I had a flat slide so I put it on. PO had shortened the snozzle/intake boot so there was a gap... hence the beer cooler connection. We dont have dust here, much. Pic...
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2014, 12:33 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
I've just installed a new seat too, the stock...

I've just installed a new seat too, the stock pan, with plastic/foam from a Peugeot motorscooter seat which is the same width as the pan. Result is lower, softer and x10 more comfy. It doesn't look...
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2014, 02:06 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Can you buy beer can coolers? 1/8th neoprene...

Can you buy beer can coolers? 1/8th neoprene stuff... cut the bottom off, hoseclamp one end to your carbyrooster, the other end jams onto the airbox snozzle thing. Choose the label you like.
unless...
Forum: Thumpers 11-02-2014, 12:54 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
Yeah it does, thanks, and also to Mr Pulldown....

Yeah it does, thanks, and also to Mr Pulldown. I'll try it next I think it's making noises.
incidentally yesterday it did say 4.40am but now it says 1.40...

DaveNev
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2014, 03:20 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
While we're on camchains, bout a month or 2 or 3...

While we're on camchains, bout a month or 2 or 3 ago, I think you made a remark about adjusting/resetting ? the cam chain/tensioner. There doesn't seem to be anything in the book except during...
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2014, 02:46 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
DO NOT read page 30 on the DR350/250 Picture/Mod...

DO NOT read page 30 on the DR350/250 Picture/Mod Thread! :-)
DaveNev
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 05:07 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
So maybe you don't need to split cases ? DaveN

So maybe you don't need to split cases ?
DaveN
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 05:05 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
EDIT - it's probably an FMF can, and I found a...

EDIT - it's probably an FMF can, and I found a thing onine, Bill's Pipes Peformance Core which is sorta what's missing.

Firefox seems to behave better, logon wise

DaveN
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2014, 02:13 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
wufflers

Hi, I was given a muffler for my trail bike, 98 or 99 cow chaser, it looks like a DG can. The rivets were lose/can was loose on the front end cap so I took the rivets out prior to repack/rerivet....
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2014, 01:51 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
i've fantasized about using needle bearings on a...

i've fantasized about using needle bearings on a cooked cam...
line-drill the head/ box, resurface the rockers & lobes??? QUOTE Plugeye.}

Yeah, the needle bearings sit on the cam - maybe turn...
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 03:01 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
[QUOTE This bike seems like it was mostly used...

[QUOTE
This bike seems like it was mostly used on the dirt with lots of "mods" to make it dirt-friendly. Could it be possible that the previous PO (not the guy I bought it from) changed the...
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2014, 12:51 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Yeah. Great for their day. DR brakes aren't that...

Yeah. Great for their day. DR brakes aren't that great :-) or I need new pads..

DaveN
Forum: Thumpers 10-12-2014, 01:54 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
How are the brakes on the long downhills ? :-) ...

How are the brakes on the long downhills ? :-)

Dave Nev
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2014, 03:31 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
The one that was lying on my lawn after I got my...

The one that was lying on my lawn after I got my Suzuki ....Vitara :-) running was exhaust pipe to manifold.

Dave Nev
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 11:41 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
worn TM carby

If it is just :-) a worn seal, dig it out, take it to a rubber seal shop and see what they've got in same size. Then a bit of rubber grease and pop the new one in. ??
I doubt Mikuni or anyone made...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 11:35 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
Missing

It's a US Postal model, thats the brackets to hold the mail bag brackets.
Very rare !

Dave N
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 11:20 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
It's NOT raining here ! so I can get to the...

It's NOT raining here ! so I can get to the grage. 160mm yep, centre to centre. I made +10mm cos I got short legs...

[Q]But it's an hex machine bolt... Greg your talking about page 7-17 right? I...
Forum: Thumpers 08-01-2014, 01:34 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
yeah, a beer can cooler with the bottom cut out,...

yeah, a beer can cooler with the bottom cut out, and length trimmed to fit. neoprene rubbery tube thing.
Dave Nev
Forum: Thumpers 07-26-2014, 03:17 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Pink

Yeah, pink. That orange frame does look great but pink would be ecstasy!
and if it fades over time, even better.

Dave
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 11:48 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
Bst 40

Suzuki has. But you gotta go to England or SA and buy an SG350....

Dave
Forum: Thumpers 07-23-2014, 11:39 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
Anyone tried 16t sprocket?

I'm running one, bike came without case saver....apart from Mondo Enduro, has anyone else ever broke a chain?
Cruisy at 60-65mph.

DaveN
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 06:43 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
sprocket wars

You can go 16. It's listed for DRZ400 but slides right on. You might have to grind some of the case protector to get clearance.
Just check which way round your shoulder is when you take off the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 03:19 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
fitting new gaskets

As I'm old and lazy I haven't checked DR side cases but Honda used to run oil passages in/out of side covers. Suzy clutch side cover? and someone supplied Honda with gaskets with ...no holes. so ya...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 04:08 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
I think you're down to a different multimeter....

I think you're down to a different multimeter. 200k as far as I understant (about 3/8 inch) means 200,000 ohms. The book says, Tester knob indication x 1 ohm range, for CDI unit
Rect/regulator - x 1...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 03:30 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Waht ohms does the book say? I mean, which range?...

Waht ohms does the book say? I mean, which range? My meter has 3, or 5, ranges. set the meter to the wrong range, no reading. I learnt that last month..
if the book doesn't say, try different ohms...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 03:59 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
online parts fiche

BUt you could've looked in advance :-)

http://www.cmsnl.com/suzuki-dr350_model13174/
seems to cover all years DRs

Y'all probly knew of that site anyways..

DaveNev
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 03:56 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
There's a pic in the book, which doens't mention...

There's a pic in the book, which doens't mention problems, but it shows a pic of the end of the Gearshift shaft, and says to fit the spring correctly so both ends of the spring appear in the 'window'...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 03:48 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
A while back, CB350s used to eat cam bushings if...

A while back, CB350s used to eat cam bushings if short of oil, or if the hole in the gasket was not punched through :-). Which lead to workshops figuring to re-bush the cam journals. I assume this...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2014, 03:43 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
http://i315.photobucket.com/albums/ll452/dryvr12/I...

http://i315.photobucket.com/albums/ll452/dryvr12/IMG_0058.jpg (http://s315.photobucket.com/user/dryvr12/media/IMG_0058.jpg.html)
[/QUOTE]

Aah the 2 bolt steel gas tank with the welded in bracket....
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2014, 03:30 AM
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Posted By DaveNev
Could you make those black ?rubber intake...

Could you make those black ?rubber intake manifolds...to take different carbies?
I was thinking (not seriously) of Cadcam/3D printing but so far I haven't looked at materials..

cheers
Dave Nev
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 03:59 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
I just went out the garage to check :-) 8 bolts...

I just went out the garage to check :-) 8 bolts at the back and 2 brackets. The tongue of the seat base sits under one bracket... Will take a pic later.
a bracket each side at the front of the tank,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 03:49 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
goose into DeerR

[QUOTE=Hario;24448190]As most of you will probably know, Suzuki made a road bike using the DR350 engine. Called the Goose, or SG350 it is apparently a great little roadster but not very common...
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 03:03 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
Haglund. from Sweden, maybe 1970s or 80s. or were...

Haglund. from Sweden, maybe 1970s or 80s. or were they two wheel drive?

Dave Nev
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2014, 04:30 PM
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Posted By DaveNev
two cylinder nuts

I'm days behind, you've probably done it... looks like you'll get a socket in there or what we call a Ring spanner. But there's rings and rings, if it's tight there's some with only 6 flats. These...
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