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Old 04-10-2013, 06:23 AM   #1
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complete noob need help

so i was looking through my barn and i found an old 1975 honda enduro 250 xl, it is missing a carburetor and tranny i was wondering what kind of carburetor and tranny it uses and would i be able to swap any 250cc engine in? also does anyone know a company that make brakes and cluth for this bike? sorry for the questions never worked on a bike before. and tell me if is this the wrong part of the forum for these types of questions.
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:43 AM   #2
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This sounds like it needs to go in the trials and tribulations section.
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Old 04-10-2013, 11:04 AM   #3
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I'm thinkin more along the lines of Old's Cool And how the hell is it missing the tranny?!! That's kinda like, um, ATTACHED to the motor!

Pics would probably help here....
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:42 PM   #4
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thats just what my friend told i know next to nothing about bikes :p me i will upload pictures tomorrow and will be switching it to olds cool
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Old 04-11-2013, 01:49 AM   #5
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I'll move it over there for you.
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Old 04-11-2013, 02:36 AM   #6
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Here is one way to use this machine to your advantage. If is free(ish), take it home and take it apart. Everything you take off figure out what it does and how. Put it back on a couple of times to see how it reassembles. Take pictures. Get a manual. Use it as experience so the next time your buddy tells you the transmission is gone at least you will have some idea that he means a gear is broken.
If you find something that is obviously broken find out how much a replacement is. When you get to the bottom of the engine/transmission then attempt a rebuild using the pics/manual/reassembly that you have already done. If the things you found wrong are too expensive...part it out.
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