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Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2014, 07:14 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Very few that try to do it can't , or can't worth...

Very few that try to do it can't , or can't worth a crap. You have to be able to juggle numbers in your head ALL day ,plus you have tool deflection, work deflection, tool wear, machine backlash...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 10:29 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I know the '83 was the only one with the reed and...

I know the '83 was the only one with the reed and '84 is similar, for some reason I was thinking that they dropped the fifth valve after the '83 and went to the side decomp , my mistake. I've read...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 06:38 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
, they DON'T all have the fifth valve, here is an...

, they DON'T all have the fifth valve, here is an '87 , where's the fifth valve , other than this one not being the '87 is was stamped as and came out of an XL ....
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 04:03 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I can't remember if the KLR has the oil passage...

I can't remember if the KLR has the oil passage there for oil going into the transmission shaft or not but some do and if that seal is pressed in too far it blocks that hole off. I just can't...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 11:27 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I don't know how much they put out just that the...

I don't know how much they put out just that the pump quite a bit better. They bolt right in, externally they are identical to the old, just need to take the clutch off to get at them .

I'll tap...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 10:14 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I want to get rid of the oil at that hole all...

I want to get rid of the oil at that hole all together. As I take the clutch cover off my bikes, I'm putting new pumps in ,Raptor 660's and the 3AJ's, and so far that o-ring hasn't been holding the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 10:03 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Got it and sent the info needed. :thumb ...

Got it and sent the info needed. :thumb



shadow, if it wasn't for your stupid games with sending that tank, i'd help , but not now, honestly expecting an empty box right now.
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 01:26 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
If you get an '84-'87 head (dual carb) and rocker...

If you get an '84-'87 head (dual carb) and rocker then you can get the newer kit. You'll need to switch heads with the cover. You'll need to change the carb isolator spacer also to the newer one...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 09:41 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Ripping the licence plate off with the wiring has...

Ripping the licence plate off with the wiring has shorted out one of those wires to the frame, probably melting another wire in the main loom, thus blowing the fuses. It isn't up at the bars I would...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 09:33 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Ya, I studied it a bit further and see the hole...

Ya, I studied it a bit further and see the hole doesn't go past the screw. The webbing on the back side is just support. The crank feed does go off in a different angle, never looked that close at...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 08:30 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Maybe the three covers that I've had off on my...

Maybe the three covers that I've had off on my motors already had a insert put in from stripping, the 3TB and 660 are different designs. I had that one that was bad and grabbing another cover it also...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 08:02 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Yep, there is a Teflon type coating on it to...

Yep, there is a Teflon type coating on it to slide better. Maybe you can polish it with a fine metal polish to get it as smooth as possible to help it work better (the big end only needs it ) . Just...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 07:52 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
The gasket between the head and the valve cover...

The gasket between the head and the valve cover is all that is different, the '83 has a second decompression system (aka-5th small valve). Be carefull with some of those gasket sets, that valve cover...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 07:29 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I had issues with one of mine from a previous...

I had issues with one of mine from a previous owner. There is a steel insert in there from the factory so that is what your seeing in that one from Germany so it should be fine. There is a feed hole...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 03:45 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I had a '91 DR that did the wobble also at...

I had a '91 DR that did the wobble also at 80-85ish, I had bought the bike new and it only had 1000 miles on it so nothing was going bad on it. I thought maybe the newer models after '96 fixed the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 13,090
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Posted By jjxlrider
You know he says stuff just to get a bunch of...

You know he says stuff just to get a bunch of responses. Ignoring is probably best.


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Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 09:01 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
You were just riding it laying down , it isn't a...

You were just riding it laying down , it isn't a wipeout till it hurts.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 08:21 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I know this goes against what is prefered, but,,,...

I know this goes against what is prefered, but,,, I very seldom use loctite on anything, except when required inside a motor or something like that, otherwise I hate that shit for this very reason, I...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 08:11 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
And those crazy tards will do 90-100mph on the...

And those crazy tards will do 90-100mph on the straights, NO BRAKES, didn't have them then , so not allowed today in that class.
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 07:44 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
It could be something electrical not making...

It could be something electrical not making contact or pulled out of the connector block. You had to undo some of the wiring so look there. Push each wire in on the back of the connectors to see if...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 10:16 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
That is the 660 version, it has quite a bit more...

That is the 660 version, it has quite a bit more material in the cover around those bosses plus they are thicker.


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Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2014, 07:08 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
OEM is so overpriced and listed as retail. This...

OEM is so overpriced and listed as retail. This is what a person can get new ones for as aftermarket. http://www.ebay.com/sch/6000/i.html?_nkw=DR+650+cdi&_dmpt=Motorcycles_Parts_Accessories&_rdc=2
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Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 08:38 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I've always just welded on layer on then grind...

I've always just welded on layer on then grind flat to build up worn our sidestand tabs. If they're real bad I have welded in a flat bar to build it up, then re-drill the hole. The tighter the fit,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 08:29 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
If your going to store a motor for a long time, I...

If your going to store a motor for a long time, I like to at least start it once a month to get everything coated good to stop condensation rust. Oil down the cylinder is good but it doesn't lube the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 08:19 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
The # 2 is similar in size to the "standard #2 ,...

The # 2 is similar in size to the "standard #2 , which is the most common , the #3 works for bigger bolts like on exhaust shields and some plastics. The #1 is fairly small but fits in carb and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 06:30 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
There isn't a whole lot of brands that make JIS...

There isn't a whole lot of brands that make JIS driver , mine don't have a name on them anymore and I can't remember offhand, I believe I got the set from here,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 1,923
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Posted By jjxlrider
If there are some Keihin jets that fit I'd like...

If there are some Keihin jets that fit I'd like to know which ones. I have a cup full of jets from every brand of carbs scavanged throughout the years and nothing fits. The Mikuni's are closer than...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 02:25 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
My bikes get shit on by birds all the time and...

My bikes get shit on by birds all the time and they run good so I'd take that as a good sign :wink: Though they usually don't look like they came from a 100lb'er.


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Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 5,608
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Posted By jjxlrider
Could be several things, don't really have a...

Could be several things, don't really have a positive reason .
I don't know the history of my motor, the other guy(on another forum) not sure but I don't think it was ridden abusively.

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Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 07:06 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Trailtech Vapor works also , you get a second...

Trailtech Vapor works also , you get a second odo,trip, maintenance reminder ect.., they don't go with the "style" of the bike though.
Davek181 has a good option with a little work involved but...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By jjxlrider
Hard hot starting is often a sign of rich...

Hard hot starting is often a sign of rich idle/starting circuit. It may need a smaller pilot and/or the mixture screw turned in to lean it up. I'm not real familiar with the 650L ,but have the older...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 04:10 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Look at the condition of the rubbers on the...

Look at the condition of the rubbers on the Balancer chain gears. They get chewed up if things are getting worn and loose. Also the gear on the crank, that'll tell you if the chain is getting...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 02:50 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
ya I tried to sell some stuff last winter and the...

ya I tried to sell some stuff last winter and the ads kept dissapering , no explanation, read the rules, didn't have anything different than the others but usually were gone within a couple days....
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 11:48 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Ya, I can't say leaving it loose is good or bad...

Ya, I can't say leaving it loose is good or bad thing. When you look at the bare frame and motor it looks like it doesn't hold a lot but the top of the motor from vibrating and all stresses put on...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 97,178
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Posted By jjxlrider
Ya , I've seen some indications that the rings do...

Ya , I've seen some indications that the rings do move, except some pistons have locators to stop it. Lots of people do just reuse old and I might with a real low mileage cylinder, however ,I have...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 08:26 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Honestly looks like a KTM style, but thats a...

Honestly looks like a KTM style, but thats a guess.

Bigalsmith , that cylinder looks like it has a rust ring in it, like the motor rusted tight and then was broke loose. You probably would be...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 08:14 PM
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Posted By jjxlrider
He said he has done Tenere shocks so it should be...

He said he has done Tenere shocks so it should be similar but he won't know exactly what needs to be done till he takes it apart. Till inspected I don't know what kind of adjusters, I'm hoping to add...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 11:47 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
I don't think it is common, just something that...

I don't think it is common, just something that we're seeing is happening on some. Probably has a lot to do with higher mileage or heavy loaded maybe. I'm thinking having a rubber mount or sorts will...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 11:22 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Anyone in my neck of the woods looking for a...

Anyone in my neck of the woods looking for a factory original '83 , here you go , If I had the extra cash I would go and try to make a deal .

http://wausau.craigslist.org/mcy/4543990431.html


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Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2014, 11:11 AM
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Posted By jjxlrider
Doorman , how many miles are on that clean...

Doorman , how many miles are on that clean looking bike ? Also could you take a look at your valve cover ,right side, where the mount is going up to the frame, look closely at the base of the boss...
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