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Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
To everybody that has had a pick up coil fail: ...

To everybody that has had a pick up coil fail:

Did you notice a change in your bikes power/throttle response before the coil failed?
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
When we did my brothers bike last year we spliced...

When we did my brothers bike last year we spliced inside the case. I used non-insulated butt connectors and sealed the connection with good quality dual wall heat shrink tubing.

Dual wall heat...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2015, 02:22 AM
Replies: 7,401
Views: 1,216,586
Posted By bkoz
Wishful thinking. These bikes are well...

Wishful thinking. These bikes are well documented oil burners with the stock rings/piston, especially the early models.
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
Cogent is the best option for the front, other...

Cogent is the best option for the front, other than swapping MX forks on it.
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
My brother's died a slow death this summer. At...

My brother's died a slow death this summer. At first the bike would only push start. I troubleshot it and found the pick up out of spec. We decided to cut the bike trip short and head home. It...
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 317
Views: 89,197
Posted By bkoz
How does spending a lot of money make up for your...

How does spending a lot of money make up for your lack of skills and knowledge?
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
^This, especially when running a stiff sidewall...

^This, especially when running a stiff sidewall tubeless compatible tire. Even the side stand trick Cyberdos mentioned has not worked with certain brands of tires.

I have been breaking beads...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 7,401
Views: 1,216,586
Posted By bkoz
The kick starter hits the peg on every modern...

The kick starter hits the peg on every modern dirt bike that I know of.
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
IMHO toss that K'n'N in the bush if you like to...

IMHO toss that K'n'N in the bush if you like to offroad. A correctly oiled foam filter is the way to go.
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
Also keep in mind that Loctite will only reach...

Also keep in mind that Loctite will only reach full cure strength in a ferrous environment. So the DR's aluminum engine cases need a little help via some primer:
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
This is an awesome post by Mongle. I have worked...

This is an awesome post by Mongle. I have worked in both the oil field and mining industries where lock wire is also common. But for visual or high removal purposes only.

The NSU screws are...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
Did my cush rubbers @ 20,000kms. They were...

Did my cush rubbers @ 20,000kms. They were pretty loose at that time. Also changed my 2nd cush drive bearing.
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 06:46 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
Anyone have a pic or a link to the above...

Anyone have a pic or a link to the above mentioned adjuster? Couldn't find anything on Cogent's site.
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
No real need for a skid plate on the DR?? ...

No real need for a skid plate on the DR??

Could luck with that buddy.
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
IMO changing seals on the newer dual chamber...

IMO changing seals on the newer dual chamber forks is quicker and simpler than the damper rod on the DR. No bleeding or specials tools. But stripping down the inner damper chamber is definitely...
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
But the DDC's are just as tuneable but are closer...

But the DDC's are just as tuneable but are closer to the mark as delivered. Why not go with them?
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
Nice work. I am guessing you were feeling the...

Nice work. I am guessing you were feeling the same mid stroke harshness?

This is the downside of both the Emulators and Intimidators. They have been configured to work on all damper rod forks. ...
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 108,359
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Posted By bkoz
The DDC's perform better. My brother has a DR...

The DDC's perform better. My brother has a DR that is set up pretty much the same as mine and we are within 5lbs of the same weight. He has DDC's and I have Emulators.

We swapped bikes on a mix...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
DDC's are the best OEM front fork option...

DDC's are the best OEM front fork option available on the market at this time.
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
I found that my DJ jetting/opened air box/GSXR...

I found that my DJ jetting/opened air box/GSXR can made a huge difference in throttle response. This makes the DR much easier to ride in technical situations. I am in the market for a pumper carb...
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2015, 07:40 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
Meh. To each their own. The competition factor...

Meh. To each their own. The competition factor of bikes is one of my favorite things. And not just competiting against other riders but competing against yourself to keep progressing and learning.
Forum: Thumpers 01-15-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
That's an easy mod on the DR. The kill button...

That's an easy mod on the DR. The kill button works kind of like a ball point pen. Just disassemble the switch and toss the little plastic nub that sits between the button and button spring. This...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-09-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 11,954
Views: 1,529,320
Posted By bkoz
I think this project is getting some legs, lol. ...

I think this project is getting some legs, lol. I am thinking of adding a small battery in also, to keep juice available to the gps when the sled is shut off. I will also add a cell plug in at the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-09-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 11,954
Views: 1,529,320
Posted By bkoz
Grabbed the Garmin house plug in and it looks...

Grabbed the Garmin house plug in and it looks like the output is 5v DC, so the plug is also a rectifier. I think I will fab up a simple rectifer to be on the safe side.

Unless someone has a...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-09-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 11,954
Views: 1,529,320
Posted By bkoz
Batteryless EFI, the accesory plug is straight...

Batteryless EFI, the accesory plug is straight off the regulator. Arctic Cat does offer a DC rectifier kit, it's not cheap.

I see the Rugged Mount states 10-50v supply but doesn't mention AC or...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 01-08-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11,954
Views: 1,529,320
Posted By bkoz
Will the Montana with a Rugged Mount charge on...

Will the Montana with a Rugged Mount charge on 12V A/C power? I want to use it on my sled.
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
But how the heck do you use a penny to pull the...

But how the heck do you use a penny to pull the inner clutch hub??

Yes, a penny jammed between the outer clutch basket and primary gear on the crank will help you get the primary gear nut loose. ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
The vise grip style are not supposed to be used...

The vise grip style are not supposed to be used on the ears. Only the inner clutch hub.
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,330
Posted By bkoz
Let us know what his diagnosis is.

Let us know what his diagnosis is.
Forum: Thumpers 01-05-2015, 05:01 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,330
Posted By bkoz
DJH can take care of your head. It's hard to...

DJH can take care of your head. It's hard to tell from the pic but it seem ok. Do you have a local machine shop that can measure it for taper for you?
Forum: Thumpers 01-02-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
Do you have a Motion Pro or the chinese knock...

Do you have a Motion Pro or the chinese knock offs? I just did a KLR650 hub nut, 100 ft/lbs. It held great on both removal and install.
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
Interesting, I have never had an issue with mine...

Interesting, I have never had an issue with mine and they are about 10 years old.

I have multiple bikes. Buying a new EBC tool for each bike makes no sense.
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
A little late but my favorite tool for clutch...

A little late but my favorite tool for clutch baskets:

http://www.motionpro.com/motorcycle/partno/08-0008/

K&L makes a cheaper version.
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
If you do go with seal savers clean them out...

If you do go with seal savers clean them out religiously. The dirt that gets behind them will grind away the chrome finish of the fork tubes.
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,330
Posted By bkoz
Correct, thats why I mentioned the difference...

Correct, thats why I mentioned the difference between a ball hone and 3 leg hone. The three leg can exert much more pressure, possibly causing damage.
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,330
Posted By bkoz
Sorry about that. I honestly thought of deleting...

Sorry about that. I honestly thought of deleting the post. But someone else maybe able to learn from it.

Congrats on having a running bike! Good luck with it.
Forum: Thumpers 12-26-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,330
Posted By bkoz
It's a common mistake to try and lap titanium...

It's a common mistake to try and lap titanium valves. ChasM is right on the money. You have pretty much destroyed them. Titanium valves should only be cleaned in ultrasonic baths or other similar...
Forum: Thumpers 12-20-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7,401
Views: 1,216,586
Posted By bkoz
Alongat, have you considered having the oil sumps...

Alongat, have you considered having the oil sumps merged? Thumper Racing and DJH are known for this mod. I think overall oil capacity after this mod is 1.6L if i remember correctly.

If you...
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 108,359
Views: 21,683,221
Posted By bkoz
I don't think they make a mousse in a 17". I am...

I don't think they make a mousse in a 17". I am really thinking of trying one in my race bike next year.
Forum: Thumpers 12-02-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7,401
Views: 1,216,586
Posted By bkoz
The EXC-R's are 08-'11. Looks like they dropped...

The EXC-R's are 08-'11. Looks like they dropped the -R on the 350/500's
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