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New thread Yz85 fuel tank 3/6/2021 9:45 PM

Hi all, I have looked ln the forum and net to see if i could find an answer but nothing hence why i am posting here. My kid is about to go to 85 bw and wants to try a yz85 but we r both a bit bummbed about the fuel tank design and the looks from the ... more »

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New thread Body protection -L1 vs L2 5/31/2019 3:34 AM

Hi team, Does anybody know or have any info on the level for body protection. Is there a massive difference between the two to justify almost double the price. Do you need to race or go really fast to have a serious injury?

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New thread Neck brace needed 3/29/2019 3:38 PM

Hi all, Please this is not a neck brace question of pros and cons... there s enough on here already. Long story short, I have been asked to race on Sunday as part of a team. I have never raced before. To make matters worse, I m rookie. I have been riding ... more »

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New thread YZ125 engine characteristics 11/20/2018 2:04 AM

Hi all, Since I can t test drive a YZ125 prior to buying one, I d like to know what m in for. Is the YZ125 motor really snappy or is there a real powerband that comes on abruptly. I tried a TC125 and it was awesome and really not nasty power band, fairly ... more »

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New thread Tyre lifespan 10/3/2018 1:14 AM

Hi all, Wondering what would be the lifespan of mx tyres. Just bought a second hand bike, with supposedly original tyres. 3 year old bike, guy did not ride it much as no time. Tyres are used but not dead and totally worn out. Question is: Do I replace ... more »

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New thread Bike weight 7/28/2018 5:18 PM

Hi all, Wondering at what level do you really notice bike weight. Is a 10kg difference massive or 5 kg.... I have the feeling that my current CRF250R is too heavy for me, feels like the bike is holding me back for some reason. I can t really describe ... more »

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New thread 2019 YZ125 6/11/2018 4:01 AM

Hi all, I am just about to pull the trigger on a 2018 YZ125 as they are selling ata good price but keep thinking about the 19 range. Does anybody have any information on the 19 YZ125 and if it s a major upgrade from the 18. If there is no major addition ... more »

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New thread KTM 50sx not starting 6/2/2018 10:57 PM

Hi all, My son has a 2014 KTM 50sx that I bought from a dealer. It started first go when I bought it but then after a few weeks it started playing up. Hard to start from cold but fine once hot. Replaced spark plug and that help. Then got worse and worse ... more »

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New thread Chains. Please educate me 5/14/2018 3:03 AM

Hi all and thank you for reading. My apologies if this sounds like a dumb question but how do chains alter the performance of a bike. I keep seeing questions about “ best chains” or read that the factory chain is crap and should be replaced..... Can ... more »

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New thread Oversized rear brake lever 5/3/2018 4:02 AM

Hi all, Wondering if there is an over sized rear brake lever for my little man ktm50sx? He keeps using the front brake and I see him trying to feel or locate the rear brake but he misses it a fair bit. I m thinking that a large rear lever might help ... more »

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New thread Suspension. Please educate me 4/23/2018 5:17 AM

Hi all, Just wondering. Suspension set up. Where does it count or more importantly,when does it make a difference. I read that it s one of the first and best thing to do as an upgrade. Will a novice like me notice a difference and ride improvement? I ... more »

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