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Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2014, 04:11 PM
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Posted By malignity
Just another day on the WR250R.. LOL We had to...

Just another day on the WR250R.. LOL
We had to dead lift her out. Valiant effort. Hah.. Dual sporting: you're doing it right.

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Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2014, 07:53 PM
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Posted By malignity
55 for just the diaphragm, plastic not included....

55 for just the diaphragm, plastic not included. Yikes.
Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2014, 07:48 PM
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Posted By malignity
No kidding. I assumed the guy working on the bike...

No kidding. I assumed the guy working on the bike already checked there. :rofl

I'll check it out. I think I need the whole kitten kaboodle, I guess I need clarification. Seems I can get it on ebay...
Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2014, 07:12 PM
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Posted By malignity
Okay, I found where the air leak was. I think one...

Okay, I found where the air leak was. I think one of you guys called it too actually when I first started looking into this. It's the plastic side cover diaphragm. I guess this is really difficult to...
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2014, 12:02 PM
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Posted By malignity
Well, an update for those helping me out... ...

Well, an update for those helping me out...

Seems the crack on the top of the carb is part of the issue. We sealed it better and it runs better, but not 100% yet. Also, there was tons of blowby...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2014, 10:32 AM
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Posted By malignity
I had thought the same thing. I'm currently...

I had thought the same thing. I'm currently running a quarter can of seafoam and an entire bottle of Startron enzyme treatment in it but haven't noticed any change. Startron enzymes eat ethanol and...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2014, 05:54 AM
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Posted By malignity
My dad has seemed to take quite the liking to the...

My dad has seemed to take quite the liking to the little bike, and wants to get riding faster than I can diagnose the problem since I'm only spending an hour or so a day on it after work. He's got a...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2014, 07:03 AM
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Posted By malignity
Yup, I'll check that out. I'll also take pics of...

Yup, I'll check that out. I'll also take pics of the residue glue whatever stuff when I get home from work.
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2014, 04:33 AM
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Posted By malignity
http://www.angelfire.com/sports/serowpages/#weakne...

http://www.angelfire.com/sports/serowpages/#weakness

Direct link. Remove the #weakness to access the full page. Doesn't seem bad.


I'll drain the tank and put it in the quad :p
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 08:42 PM
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Posted By malignity
Adjusted the float to proper spec this time, and...

Adjusted the float to proper spec this time, and even tried the screw 3.5 and still having some popping and sputtering on idle. I did notice what appears to be super glue on the top of the carb which...
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2014, 10:28 AM
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Posted By malignity
Just curious, have you, or has anyone else...

Just curious, have you, or has anyone else actually had any issues running the bike on 93 premium? I've always ran everything on the stuff, as it's easier to have one gas can (since my WRR requires...
Forum: Thumpers 04-22-2014, 09:59 AM
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Posted By malignity
Directly on throttle use, there's still a bit of...

Directly on throttle use, there's still a bit of a lean bog, like I have to blip it a few times to get it to clear out, and it still spits and sputters a bit as if running lean. Not sure if I should...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 08:19 PM
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Posted By malignity
The float was almost a quarter inch off! In 25...

The float was almost a quarter inch off! In 25 years of riding, I've only had to adjust a float level once. Those tabs aren't easy to bend, so I don't understand how the heck they go out of spec.
...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2014, 10:01 AM
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Posted By malignity
I was under the assumption that the higher the...

I was under the assumption that the higher the octane the less the ethanol but I could be wrong! I do have 90 octane rec gas available too I could buy but its almost $6 a gallon (yikes!)

Once I...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2014, 06:27 AM
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Posted By malignity
I normally run 93 in all of my small engines to...

I normally run 93 in all of my small engines to help prevent ethanol build up. More ethanol, more problems. :rofl

I only have two gas cans, and the WR requires premium. The other one is full of...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 09:47 PM
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Posted By malignity
think I've got myself a plan. My intake boot does...

think I've got myself a plan. My intake boot does have a bit of dry rot, but I didn't pull the carb, just rotated it to replace the pilot.

What I think I may do is get a bottle of Star Tron...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 06:55 PM
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Posted By malignity
Guys, I'm a bit stumped here. I just picked...

Guys, I'm a bit stumped here.

I just picked up another inmates 1993 XT225 for my dad. Its got 1939 miles on it. When I got it, it wouldn't run without the choke on, and I guess just had a carb...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 45,883
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Posted By malignity
Sorry about the delay in response. I left the top...

Sorry about the delay in response. I left the top on, didn't remove it like you did. I just drilled a ton of holes in it with a 5/8 bit.
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2014, 07:02 PM
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Posted By malignity
Not a bad deal. I paid $3500 for my 2010, and the...

Not a bad deal. I paid $3500 for my 2010, and the only mods from stock was different tires and a Yamalink, but it only had 1000 miles on it. Either you do the mods or they do, but either way, you're...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2014, 06:55 PM
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Posted By malignity
occasional pop/backfire on decel

I seem to get the occasional pop, or what I originally thought was a backfire on decel that is driving me nuts. It only happens on trails, and only if I manually cut the throttle off from a higher...
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 04:17 PM
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Posted By malignity
Thought so, but wasn't sure. Thank you!

Thought so, but wasn't sure. Thank you!
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2013, 08:31 PM
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Posted By malignity
Quick question about the FMF Powerprogammer: ...

Quick question about the FMF Powerprogammer:

I have my settings dialed into one of the Dyno'd numbers on wrrdualsport if I recall correctly. Do I need to compensate for a richer mixture in...
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2013, 07:15 AM
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Posted By malignity
Good point I suppose. The other day I...

Good point I suppose.

The other day I dropped the bike after slipping on a wet log in the woods. The Allen bolt that screws into the reservoir and secures the line got bumped loose and I was...
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2013, 05:39 AM
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Posted By malignity
Has anyone gotten rid of the ugly front brake...

Has anyone gotten rid of the ugly front brake line loop without buying a new brake line? Been thinking of trying to zip tie it to something or something. That's gonna snag on a branch and give me a...
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2013, 07:10 PM
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Posted By malignity
That's how I just got my WRR. 2010, 1050...

That's how I just got my WRR.

2010, 1050 miles on it. Brand new Kenda Trakmaster 760's and Yamalink. $3500. Awesome craigslist deal.
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2013, 09:51 AM
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Posted By malignity
Provided you like the hydraulic clutch....

Provided you like the hydraulic clutch. Personally, that was one of the reasons I couldn't wait to sell my KTM. :)
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2013, 06:23 AM
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Posted By malignity
One last sprocket question; (sorry, I'd search...

One last sprocket question; (sorry, I'd search for it, but my phone isn't liking the search option today)

I read that a YZ250F rear sprocket will work for our bikes provided we get different...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2013, 02:28 AM
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Posted By malignity
No kidding? I thought I needed a 110 link. Good...

No kidding? I thought I needed a 110 link. Good to know. Was planning on getting a PD sprocket too. Lol
Forum: Thumpers 10-24-2013, 06:00 PM
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Posted By malignity
Random question: can I use the standard chain...

Random question: can I use the standard chain length with a 12T countershaft sprocket?

Just realized its going to be a lot cheaper in the long run to replace a potential slider and front sprocket...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 45,883
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Posted By malignity
Will a 14T work with the front sprocket cover? I...

Will a 14T work with the front sprocket cover? I split mine and just use the inner housing as a sort of case guard. I understand it's just plastic, but it's better than nothing. Once I get more money...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2013, 08:08 PM
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Posted By malignity
My buddy with 13/46 ripped past me flying down...

My buddy with 13/46 ripped past me flying down the road on his at 72, and I wasn't sure if it was because he was 30lbs lighter or if he had a better pull. I guess that answers that! :D
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2013, 03:33 PM
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Posted By malignity
This. I just did 105 miles of trails...

This.

I just did 105 miles of trails yesterday and my top speed of the day GPS verified was 74.1mph with stock gearing. It also was in 5th gear. With stock gearing, maintaing 70+mph in 6th will...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2013, 11:01 AM
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Posted By malignity
Also a larger chain. As far as I know, stock is...

Also a larger chain. As far as I know, stock is 108, you'll need 110. Somebody correct me if I'm wrong.
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2013, 10:55 AM
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Posted By malignity
Stock is 13/42 or 43. I ran my buddy's with...

Stock is 13/42 or 43.

I ran my buddy's with 13/46 and it made quite a bit of difference. He was faster than me flat out too. I simply can't maintain speed in 6th and always have to drop to 5th to...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2013, 08:31 AM
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Posted By malignity
Thank you. I imagine something is exposed and...

Thank you. I imagine something is exposed and hitting the frame and shorting after I removed the AIS. I didn't want to try and track down a phantom though if it was common.

Trying to start the...
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2013, 04:28 AM
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Views: 9,077,498
Posted By malignity
So is this seriously a common problem or are you...

So is this seriously a common problem or are you guys all pros at trolling? Lol

Its nice having a horn, no way to signal the leader of a ride otherwise if you need to stop for something.
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2013, 07:30 PM
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Posted By malignity
My buddy and I took our WR250R's (his 2008, mine...

My buddy and I took our WR250R's (his 2008, mine 2010) out for a 105 mile ride today. I just removed my EXUP servo, AIS, and installed an FMF programmer, etc.

Less than 500 feet into my ride...
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2013, 05:57 AM
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Posted By malignity
exhaust gasket help!

I took off my stock muffler and did a few hours of modification to it before my ride tomorrow. In my haste to get back on my seat, I ruined my steel wool gasket that goes from header to muffler....
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 45,883
Views: 9,077,498
Posted By malignity
Yes, used the red high temp RTV (Same stuff) and...

Yes, used the red high temp RTV (Same stuff) and it doesn't expand. I simply can't get it on thick enough. The gap without the gasket is way too big. Stock exhaust.
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 45,883
Views: 9,077,498
Posted By malignity
So I screwed up. I came across a snag that...

So I screwed up.

I came across a snag that may potentially kill my dual sport ride this weekend with a friend of mine on with him his 08 WR250R (our first ride riding the WR's together)

I...
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