Originally Posted by Foot dragger
98 has the updated ignition and plug type,maybe more good electrical parts by then,I didnt know they made em clear up to 98. I think the dirt only models with a real carb on them always started better,the CV carbs are kinda funny sometimes.
Suzuki made them up to 1999 in the US. The biggest change that made them easier to kick start was adding the auto-decompression cam in 1994 and the kick start ratio was changed the same year also,