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Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2014, 03:49 PM
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Posted By deodom
Sorry to hear that. Dealer has my bike now, said...

Sorry to hear that. Dealer has my bike now, said it is probably the rectifier. The extended warranty covers the whole thing. Should have it back soon. Would be interested in some parts if you were...
Forum: Thumpers 08-24-2014, 09:02 PM
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Posted By deodom
I fixed mine after my wreck (both forks bent,...

I fixed mine after my wreck (both forks bent, front wheel trashed, triple tree bent) for less that $200. XT350 front wheel is a bolt on with heavier spokes and wider rim. Found a '94 fork set and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 04:11 PM
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Posted By deodom
I had a Russell Custom Seat on my old BMW R-100RT...

I had a Russell Custom Seat on my old BMW R-100RT years ago. Most comfortable seat I've ever had, bar none. More comfortable than the couch.:clap
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2014, 10:11 AM
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Posted By deodom
I have had 2- 3.25X21 Kenda 270's on my bike over...

I have had 2- 3.25X21 Kenda 270's on my bike over the years, and they work fine. The bigger size works good in sandy terrain, as it tends to float on top of the sand. :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2014, 07:51 PM
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Posted By deodom
Yes. I could have bought a 2007 like mine with...

Yes. I could have bought a 2007 like mine with the kickstart kit installed, and only 2500 miles last year. It was only down the street, and the owner was asking $1950, but I did not have the spare...
Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2014, 10:30 PM
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Posted By deodom
The early YZ's (74 and 75) did, but don't know...

The early YZ's (74 and 75) did, but don't know the diameter. I had 4 of them in a 2 year period. They really broke a lot and wore out quickly. You might check with some bike boneyards and tell them...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2014, 10:20 PM
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Posted By deodom
I definitely agree you will love the knobbies....

I definitely agree you will love the knobbies. When I had my 225 in WNC for a year before staying in FL due to my mother-in-law's health, all I ever used was knobbies. I had the Kenda Trackmaster on...
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2014, 11:04 AM
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Posted By deodom
I bought one a while back and keep it as a spare....

I bought one a while back and keep it as a spare. You never know when you are going to need it until yours breaks. :D
Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2014, 06:39 PM
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Posted By deodom
Rocky Mountain ATV has the covers and guts as...

Rocky Mountain ATV has the covers and guts as separate parts on their site. Look under XT225 specific stuff for your year bike. You can set up a profile for your bike so that it shows all the parts...
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2014, 08:06 PM
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Posted By deodom
The stock main jet is a 125. Don't know about...

The stock main jet is a 125. Don't know about going 2 or 3 steps leaner. I ride mine at about 5000' when I'm in the NC mountains, and a 127.5 (1 step richer) works fine for me, and most of the guys...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 08:27 PM
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Posted By deodom
I checked the float level on my '07 a couple of...

I checked the float level on my '07 a couple of weeks age, and from the factory it was way to high. Set it near the bottom of the spec, and now I don't smell gas all the time when on the kickstand....
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 07:37 PM
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Posted By deodom
Mine sat for more than 3 months while my wrist...

Mine sat for more than 3 months while my wrist was in a cast. After I got the cast off, I fixed the front end, turned on the gas and pulled out the choke button, and it started right up. Still took...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 06:25 PM
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Posted By deodom
I have straightened them too by warming with a...

I have straightened them too by warming with a torch before bending. Works fine. I also carry a spare pair in my tool kit. They aren't expensive.
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 12:39 PM
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Posted By deodom
Haven't heard from him in many years, so I don't...

Haven't heard from him in many years, so I don't know. He has a tour guide business, or so I've heard. He would be around 60 or so. Younger than me. :gerg
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 12:00 PM
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Posted By deodom
An old roommate lives in Skagway. Just part of...

An old roommate lives in Skagway. Just part of the deal if you live up there, but I guess you know that.
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 09:09 AM
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Posted By deodom
http://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/p/2898/46254/Mik...

http://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/p/2898/46254/Mikuni-CV-Carburetor-Side-Cover?v=4230
http://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/p/2898/46258/Mikuni-CV-Carburetor-Air-Cutoff-Diaphragm-Kit?v=4230
Here are...
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 07:39 AM
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Posted By deodom
Rocky Mountain ATV and MC (rockymountainatv.com)...

Rocky Mountain ATV and MC (rockymountainatv.com) also carries the parts now. :D
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2014, 07:23 PM
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Posted By deodom
We used to re-ring our race bikes pretty often,...

We used to re-ring our race bikes pretty often, as long as the bore was not scored from sand too bad or from a seize. They were 2 strokes, but as long as the ring end gap without the piston in it was...
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2014, 10:34 AM
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Posted By deodom
All of us old racers around here used to file the...

All of us old racers around here used to file the edges with the notches to smooth them out. Never had to replace one except for on a brand new KX250, that had the clutch nut come off the first time...
Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2014, 07:13 PM
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Posted By deodom
freewheeler, Nice job, but definitely makes...

freewheeler,

Nice job, but definitely makes the seat too tall for me. :D
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 10:06 AM
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Posted By deodom
I have an XT-350 front wheel on my 225, and the...

I have an XT-350 front wheel on my 225, and the rim is just the next size wider (620mm vs. 570mm outside to outside). Works great, and puts more tire on the ground in the dirt.
Forum: Thumpers 03-13-2014, 06:53 AM
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Posted By deodom
Had an stator go bad under warranty, so no spark....

Had an stator go bad under warranty, so no spark. It just up and quit. Other than replacing valve cover o-rings due to drooling oil on the exhaust pipe, no real problems other than a broken wire in...
Forum: Thumpers 03-12-2014, 07:28 PM
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Posted By deodom
GlennR, To replace it, did you use the "old"...

GlennR,
To replace it, did you use the "old" drill a hole and use a sheet metal screw method to remove it, or just use a small screwdriver to pry it out? Mine is starting to seep, as is the shift...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2014, 04:43 PM
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Posted By deodom
Before the 4.10 Kenda 270, I had a 4.50 Kenda 270...

Before the 4.10 Kenda 270, I had a 4.50 Kenda 270 on the rear. It took an extra link of chain to fit, and actually is too big a tire for the 225, but I got over 10,000 miles out of it, and still have...
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2014, 06:13 PM
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Posted By deodom
I have a 4.10 Kenda 270 on the rear of mine, and...

I have a 4.10 Kenda 270 on the rear of mine, and it has worn out faster than any tire I have used yet. GlennR, will the 4.60 - 18 Shinko 244 go on the rear of the 225 without adding a link pair to...
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2014, 06:59 PM
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Posted By deodom
My '07 with 30,000+ miles runs excellent and...

My '07 with 30,000+ miles runs excellent and seems to be ready for another 30k or so. You should be OK. :D
Forum: Thumpers 01-15-2014, 06:32 PM
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Posted By deodom
Woofer2609, :clap I have had a set of the...

Woofer2609,

:clap I have had a set of the Tusk bar covers sitting around for a couple of years, as they would not fit right. After seeing what you did, I modified them tonight with the 1/2"...
Forum: Thumpers 12-13-2013, 07:53 PM
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Posted By deodom
With the lack of a shift linkage, I would say it...

With the lack of a shift linkage, I would say it has to be a TTR. Wish I had one. :D
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2013, 06:01 PM
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Posted By deodom
woofer2609, Found one from a salvage yard...

woofer2609,

Found one from a salvage yard for an XT350 for a great price. Thanks for the measurements and general help.

Doug :clap
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2013, 07:45 PM
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Posted By deodom
woofer2609, Thank you very much for the...

woofer2609,
Thank you very much for the measurements. Getting the rear tire mounted tomorrow, and I will do the front tomorrow afternoon or Sunday. Can't do the rear myself, as it has a 6 ply old...
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2013, 04:43 PM
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Posted By deodom
woofer2609, Thanks! I would appreciate it. If...

woofer2609,
Thanks! I would appreciate it. If you could measure the center to center distances of 2 bolts next to each other, and c to c across the axle hole between opposite bolts, that should give...
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2013, 02:37 PM
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Posted By deodom
Tom S, Thanks for the info. I sent a PM to...

Tom S,
Thanks for the info. I sent a PM to raceman on the other site, now to see if I get an answer. I will let you know one way or the other. :bow

Doug
Forum: Thumpers 11-21-2013, 09:20 AM
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Posted By deodom
woofer2609, Both 350 hubs are...

woofer2609,

Both 350 hubs are #:34x-25111-02-98.
Both 225 hubs are #:34x-25111-02-35.
Disks are all completely different numbers altogether on the 2 225's.
Both 350 disks are : 48y-25831-00-00...
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2013, 09:16 PM
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Posted By deodom
:clap woofer2609, Thanks for the...

:clap
woofer2609,

Thanks for the information. I can get either the 89 or 97 front wheel, both without rotors, just the wheel and bearings, if I need them, for about the same price used. If the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2013, 01:21 PM
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Posted By deodom
Cigar Mike, :clap I run the 760 in 100/100...

Cigar Mike,
:clap I run the 760 in 100/100 size on the rear, and like it a lot. What do you run on the front that is street legal? Now if I could just get one of your stands in the same length that...
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2013, 11:09 AM
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Posted By deodom
XT350 Front Wheel

Does anyone on here know if a 350 front wheel from an '89 or '97 will fit a '07 225? If so, is it a bolt on fix, or do the bearings need a change because of axle or race size, and will it work with...
Forum: Thumpers 11-14-2013, 02:25 PM
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Posted By deodom
:D Mine too! Even after sitting for 4 months...

:D
Mine too! Even after sitting for 4 months while I was out of service with a broken wrist.
Forum: Thumpers 11-12-2013, 06:53 AM
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Posted By deodom
Air cut off valve

:norton Just get one off of e-bay. I bought one as a spare for my '07 in case they are not available when I might need it. It should fix the rough running and idle.
Forum: Thumpers 10-26-2013, 06:07 AM
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Posted By deodom
:eek1 Mine also failed on my 2007 a couple of...

:eek1 Mine also failed on my 2007 a couple of years go. Seems to be the only real failure prone part of the bike. :eek1
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2013, 06:37 PM
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Posted By deodom
Question Where did you come up with a 2007 motor?

Where did you come up with a 2007 motor?
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