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Old 03-12-2014, 03:42 PM   #12406
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No , I was going to sell it to Skinner .
Now that is funny right there!
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Old 03-12-2014, 07:35 PM   #12407
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I was gonna make you one, but since you're being a big meanie head, the order got cancelled.
I said you were Mr. Cool.
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Old 03-12-2014, 08:38 PM   #12408
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Wtf ktm. Brand new bike and every valve was out of spec.

All set now though. Starts a lot easier

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Old 03-12-2014, 09:03 PM   #12409
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Wtf ktm. Brand new bike and every valve was out of spec.

All set now though. Starts a lot easier

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Shim under bucket ?
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Old 03-12-2014, 11:51 PM   #12410
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Shim under bucket ?
Just afu from the factory.
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Old 03-13-2014, 06:13 AM   #12411
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Shim under bucket ?
Correct. Everything went rather smoothly, though I gotta say that Yamaha makes an engine that is far easier\more accessible to work on.

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Old 03-13-2014, 06:46 AM   #12412
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Wtf ktm. Brand new bike and every valve was out of spec.

All set now though. Starts a lot easier

Andrew
This does not make me feel all warm and fuzzy about my first KTM.
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Old 03-13-2014, 06:59 AM   #12413
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This does not make me feel all warm and fuzzy about my first KTM.
I imagine on your machine that you'll spend more time just getting access to the valves.

The price we pay for performance

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Old 03-13-2014, 12:36 PM   #12414
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AG, sending google man into factory to complain

https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=U...2258a53b74e0a7
These guys were probably drunk that day.


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Old 03-13-2014, 01:46 PM   #12415
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I imagine on your machine that you'll spend more time just getting access to the valves.

The price we pay for performance

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Book say's check valve clearance at 15,000 miles, it will take me 10 years to ride that many miles!
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Old 03-13-2014, 02:56 PM   #12416
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I imagine on your machine that you'll spend more time just getting access to the valves.

The price we pay for performance

Andrew
It's no easy feat, that's for sure, and I'm only half way there.

At 9K I didn't have to adjust a thing.



Nobody told me you didn't have to take the wheels off either.






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Old 03-13-2014, 05:09 PM   #12417
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The china sumo moves under its own power.... Still needs the brakes fixed but hey... One step at a time...LOL
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Old 03-13-2014, 06:21 PM   #12418
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The china sumo moves under its own power.... Still needs the brakes fixed but hey... One step at a time...LOL
Just buy new boots.
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Old 03-13-2014, 06:22 PM   #12419
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https://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=U...2258a53b74e0a7
These guys were probably drunk that day.

Akro pipes are stock ?
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Old 03-13-2014, 08:53 PM   #12420
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Akro pipes are stock ?
Look at the front tire. I don't think that's a USA market bike.
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