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Reply to Avoid Clarke Tanks 8/9/2020 7:05 AM

This is an old thread. My Clark tank seemed a lot more white.

Reply to 1985 cr125 Clutch Problems 7/15/2020 7:11 AM

Does the inner basket spin freely when the center bolt is tightened down? Mine did not. The gear at the back of the basket has worked itself out a thousands of an inch. I wonder if that is the case it is causing clearance issues. Here is a video I made: ... more »

Reply to 1992 YZ250 lockdown-teardown- completed with start up video 7/9/2020 5:34 AM

The bike looks great! I love the 90s bikes too!

Reply to 1992 YZ250 lockdown-teardown- completed with start up video 7/2/2020 5:52 AM

Are you going to ride her?

Reply to 1992 YZ250 lockdown-teardown- completed with start up video 7/1/2020 7:06 PM

Looking great! Keep it going!

Reply to 96 cr250 7/1/2020 1:21 AM

I just did this 1995 CR250. I went through everything in the bike. It was a fun project and I love riding it.

Reply to Cleaning aluminium 7/1/2020 1:00 AM

SOS Pads. Also, a buffer and these: Pryme Mx pad

Reply to 1992 CR 125 Restoration: Photo shoot in my garage P.6 6/27/2020 5:49 AM

Great build!

Reply to 1986 cr 125 6/26/2020 1:48 PM

This is my build: 1986 CR125

Reply to 1986 cr 125 6/26/2020 1:46 PM

She started out rough:

Reply to 1986 cr 125 6/26/2020 1:45 PM

Fun project! Here is mine:

Reply to Factory RM250 RC4 replica Update (Hinson works cover arrived) 6/24/2020 6:13 AM

Outstanding build and attention to detail.

Reply to 1992 YZ250 lockdown-teardown- completed with start up video 6/3/2020 6:41 AM

Hopefully you will get it back soon! I sent mine in around January. They had it for 3 weeks.

Reply to 1992 YZ250 lockdown-teardown- completed with start up video 6/2/2020 5:50 PM

Powerseal did a great job on my cylinder.

Reply to 1986 CR125 where do exhaust springs mount? 6/1/2020 11:17 AM

All done!

Reply to Refinishing old rims 6/1/2020 11:16 AM

Easy off oven cleaner will take it I think.

Reply to CR250 progress over the years 6/1/2020 11:13 AM

Very nice! Did you refurbish parts like the muffler?

Reply to 1995 CR250 - Done 5/29/2020 10:21 PM

I used SOS Pads to get some of the carbon off. I used the fine cleaning wheel from here: PrymeMX I also used a buffer that I got from Home Depot. It has long arms. to get at parts from all angles.

Reply to 1986 CR125 where do exhaust springs mount? 5/26/2020 8:40 PM

Stripped and first coat of paint on!

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Reply to 1986 CR125 where do exhaust springs mount? 5/26/2020 5:27 PM

I used the Honda OEM gasket. I should be able to just take two bolts out and mount these boys on. Of course I have to clean them up first on the buffer and repaint them. I have become OCD about stuff.