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Old 10-27-2004, 11:57 AM   #29
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Originally Posted by KTM_No1
I just purchased an LC-4 Dual Sport, and I was reading the manual on this astoundingly complicated procedure. According to Mattinghoffen the bike should come with a 'Burp Tool'. Is this only in Europe? Does the importer have a pile of these he's hoarding waiting to sell to us? Just curious if anyone has received said tool in thier tool kit.

On the subject of running KTM changes. A good friend of mine used to do a lot of Desert and Enduro racing 80s - 90s. Some times he would have 2 of the same model bike. One from the very beginning of the season and one from late season. Castings would change, hubs, handle bars, all sorts of stuff. I think it's a long standing tradition of continuous improvement.

Thanks for the very complete post!
The "Burp Tool" would have been included in the tool kit when new. It consists of a fitting to insert in an oil bottle cap and a length of hose. It's very simple, but it works.
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