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New thread RM 250 clutch issues. 7/28/2015 9:55 PM

Hey guys , I posted this in my RM thread , but thought I may get a little more help in here. I didn't notice this on the first two rides on my RM back in Sept of last year. Just started noticing it about 6 weeks ago when I finally got to start riding ... more »

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New thread I never thought I'd say this about Herlings. 7/9/2015 7:48 PM

If you've been on this board long enough to read any of my stupid shit , you'll probably know that I've never really liked the kid. These past few weeks after seeing him tough it out and ride through some of those injuries , has got my respect. On top ... more »

This forum thread has 23 replies.

New thread 2015 RMZ250F..anyone own or test one? 7/1/2015 6:42 PM

I had my heart set on the KX250F , but after going through my last thread , and someone said maybe I should give the RMZ a shot..what do you guys think? I would like to have a matching bike to go along with my RM. I know the thing is down on power , ... more »

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New thread So glad I bought this RM 250! 6/29/2015 7:23 PM

As of a few weeks ago I finally got everything done on my RM and got it setup for my liking. A complete re-build , new valving , springs , shims and a few other things that I had Factory Connection do to my suspension , and man is it sweet! Put on a

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New thread I guess the ODI / Emig grips don't fit all? 6/15/2015 8:31 AM

Quick question here guys before I burn rubber off to work. I picked up a couple sets of the Emig lock on grips for my Kawi about a month ago. The grips feel really good , but the plastic throttle tube is definitely a little sloppy compared to stock. ... more »

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New thread Can someone put up a torrent for the MXGP races? 5/25/2015 12:00 PM

I'm not having any luck even trying to find the damn things online. Anyone know where us guys that had our TV broadcast messed up and didn't record the race , could possibly watch them? I've been doing my best to not look up the results , and would rather ... more »

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New thread All 250F owners , how the longevity? 5/20/2015 3:52 PM

I've been contemplating maybe getting off the 450's all together , but I still dig riding the 4 strokes. I really dig the light , nimble feel of my RM 250 2 stroke and there is no way I'm getting rid of that thing. The 450 just seems to be wearing my ... more »

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New thread Painting instead of powder coating advice. 5/14/2015 10:30 PM

I'm in the process of giving my 2006 RM250 a complete make over and I wanted to get the swingarm and sub frame black. Instead of going the powder coating way , what do you guys recommend on how to paint it? I was thinking of using a " self etching primer ... more »

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New thread Replacement hoses for my 06' RM250? 5/9/2015 1:24 PM

What's a good quality brand of radiator hoses? I'm in the process of changing the entire look of my RM250 and am wanting to get a set of yellow hoses. Thinking about possibly getting the full set of carb hoses as well.....maybe.

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New thread Vital member Michael Akaydin made the 450 main ! 5/3/2015 7:31 AM

Congrats to Michael Akaydin for his efforts last night. I believe last night was his first ever 450 main! He used to post here every now and then , so the boy deserves a shout out. Great job Michael !!

This forum thread has 27 replies.

New thread Opinions on other helmet cams besides Go-Pro? 4/29/2015 6:00 PM

I'm looking at picking up a helmet cam here in the next few weeks , but wanted to stay away from the Go-Pro because I just don't want something like that ( the size ) on my helmet. Do some of guys use something else , like the Contour , Ion , Replay ... more »

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New thread It gets hard finding the energy to ride on the weekends. 4/17/2015 10:20 PM

So I got to ride a couple times in February and before that was twice in Sept of last year. 3 - 4 rides in 6 months just aint cuttin' it , I really need to get out and ride more. Just got done putting a fresh filter and oil in my bike and she's already ... more »

This forum thread has 63 replies.

New thread RM 125 owners : Difference between 04' - 07' models? 4/14/2015 7:48 AM

Hey guys , if I remember hearing correctly , I believe the 03' RM 125 had KYB units and then they changed to Showa in 04'? , which was supposed to be quite a bit better suspension back then. Correct me if I'm wrong. As far as the chassis , motor and ... more »

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New thread Paging the mods here....GuyB , Scottie , ML512....WTH? 3/17/2015 5:28 PM

Hey guys....I'm not sure who or even why you guys decided to slam the " Why isn't this thief in jail? " thread in the dumbgeon? That thread was doing fine , as long as one of you guys kept the idiots at bay. Another words , 99% of the people on here ... more »

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New thread Damn it...I think we lost a rider here today. 3/7/2015 7:22 PM

Just got as phone call from a buddy of mine and I think a kid I had met a few times that has ridden at some of the private tracks died today in a wreck. I'll try to find out more on it.....but damn this sucks!

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New thread Oh boy.....does this crow taste good! 3/1/2015 10:10 AM

So yeah....my prediction of RV running away with the first round didn't go over as the way I had hoped. So instead of posting a reply at the end of my big dumb thread , I'll just post this here. I wasn't the only one who thought RV might run away with ... more »

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New thread Loss for Star Trek fans.....Leonard Nimoy passed away. 2/27/2015 12:43 PM

Damn I hate it when someone I watched a lot as a kid passes away. Used to love the Star Trek show and Spock as a character. Bummed to hear that he passed away. Live long and prosper Leonard!

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New thread Why did Yamaha abandon the yellow? 2/24/2015 6:43 PM

I think it was between the years 84 - 85 the bikes delivered here to the states started following the European " white / red " color scheme. By what?.....86 they had completely abandon the yellow all together. What was the reason? Keep costs down? Didn't

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New thread NW riders.....what's up with Burnt Ridge MX? 2/23/2015 8:15 PM

I really dig the track and for what Nick and his dad did with the place....it's just an awesome place to ride. On their Facebook page it say's " Possibly closed for good " or something like that. Anyone have any info on weather they might be open this ... more »

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New thread RD5....He just looks like a different animal out there. 2/14/2015 10:42 PM

These past couple weeks I've noticed his riding style has changed. More fluid , not stiff in the back , more body english and just plain more aggressive. Say what you want about him training with Aldon......but I haven't seen this Dungey before. That

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