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Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2013, 08:37 PM
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Posted By skottt
I have the Happy Trail SL side racks and tail...

I have the Happy Trail SL side racks and tail rack on my 2013. I'm mostly happy with them, only had a couple of minor issues that I was able to easily solve myself.

The side racks are mounted at...
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2012, 09:23 PM
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Posted By skottt
I haven't had any issues starting mine. After it...

I haven't had any issues starting mine. After it sat for about a month while I was out of town, it took about 5 seconds on the starter button to fire up. But every other time it has started...
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2012, 03:00 PM
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Posted By skottt
So far no complaints on the 2013 from me. I have...

So far no complaints on the 2013 from me. I have 600 miles on mine now, probably 50/50 mix of street and dirt.

You can compare the specs that Yamaha has published for the 2013, 2010 and 2008 XT250...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2012, 11:27 AM
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Posted By skottt
Would you do both again or would you say one of...

Would you do both again or would you say one of them is enough to give you a good idea of engine temp? Ever had any overheating problems?
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2012, 08:57 AM
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Posted By skottt
There is no oil temp indicator. From left to...

There is no oil temp indicator. From left to right the lights are:

Engine electrical fault
Turn signal
Low fuel
High beams
Neutral


As for adding an oil temp gauge, that sounds...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2012, 12:46 PM
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Views: 311,278
Posted By skottt
Here's the instrument panel on the 2013. ...

Here's the instrument panel on the 2013.
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-bfsqagBNITs/UEzsmnU8naI/AAAAAAAAGuc/lcLkkoFQR9o/s640/Tacoma%2520Pass%2520scouting-0770.jpg

And the right hand side of...
Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2012, 12:31 PM
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Views: 311,278
Posted By skottt
Yeah I can see the advantage there for street...

Yeah I can see the advantage there for street riding for sure. For back country riding I just worry I won't notice it right away and burn up too much of that last half gallon before I notice it.
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Forum: Thumpers 09-07-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 311,278
Posted By skottt
I like the black plastics on it too. So far...

I like the black plastics on it too.

So far the EFI seems good, but I don't really have anything to compare it against. One big difference though is the lack of reserve fuel. There is a light on...
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2,177
Views: 311,278
Posted By skottt
Total n00b here :D Just got this 2013 XT250 last...

Total n00b here :D Just got this 2013 XT250 last week.

Looking forward to cruising some forest roads and trails here in WA with it. Still trying to decide what kind of rack to get for carrying...
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