Added reply in a thread 1989 CR500 needing advice 2/8/2019 11:33 AM

I can handle less than par suspension but on a 500 that scares me already I might need more help. Haha I will probably have two different set ups when it all settles down.

Added reply in a thread 1989 CR500 needing advice 2/8/2019 11:31 AM

Okay thanks for the update

Added reply in a thread 1989 CR500 needing advice 2/6/2019 3:38 PM

Perfect thanks man!

Added reply in a thread 1989 CR500 needing advice 2/6/2019 2:24 PM

Thanks Matt! This was the info I was looking for.

Added reply in a thread 1989 CR500 needing advice 2/6/2019 8:01 AM

Yes you can use allballs bearing kits to fit updated forks on these old CRs but I'm torn because I want the stock look.

Added reply in a thread 1989 CR500 needing advice 2/6/2019 7:59 AM

Yeah man I was amazed at how unmolested this bike was. You never see that small aluminum "muffler protector" on 89 to 90 CR500s. I'm getting a taller seat with a stock cover and different era correct aluminum bars. Re sprung and race tech internals and ... more »

Started new thread 1989 CR500 needing advice 2/6/2019 1:07 AM

I just purchased a new to me 89 500 that is 98 percent all original. I wont be doing anything too crazy to this bike because I love the look and history of these older bikes but I will be riding it and I'm looking for advice on the atrocious stock suspension

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Added reply in a thread Any cr owners in the house 2/6/2019 12:55 AM

My 88 125 and my newly acquired original 89 500

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Added reply in a thread Why does/did everyone dislike Suzuki's? 2/6/2019 12:43 AM

I regrettably sold my 06 RM250 and now have an 18 husky tx300. The husky is smooth and nice but my zook had a better motor and handling hands down.

Added reply in a thread Just one more reason Rocky Mountain kills the Dealers 1/14/2019 11:57 AM

I literally bought the same item as well as a case splitter and now have a 35.00 credit. I am pumped. Not to mention they stock tons of OEM product for my bike builds.

Added reply in a thread Let’s see your ride 1/12/2019 8:50 AM

Beautiful bike. I've been looking for a single radiator Kx125 for awhile to restore. Yours looks perfect!

Added reply in a thread My picks for the best looking Honda Motocross bikes of all time 1/12/2019 1:01 AM

I'm a fan of the 88 89 blood red Hondas. All of them are beautiful to me though

Added reply in a thread Let’s see your ride 1/12/2019 12:50 AM

A few old bikes that I ride a little bit and a new one I ride the

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Added reply in a thread 1991 kx125 and 1993 KX250 1/12/2019 12:09 AM

Nice work!

Added reply in a thread Kick a** two strokes! 12/31/2018 12:34 AM

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Added reply in a thread Kick a** two strokes! 12/31/2018 12:26 AM

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Added reply in a thread 1992 RM125 completed...updated pipe 12/25/2018 4:34 PM

Thanks man! It's been a fun bike to build. Now I just need to rude the damn thing. Lol

Added reply in a thread 1992 RM125 completed...updated pipe 12/22/2018 12:35 PM

Thanks man. If your swingarm is hard anodized you will want to soak it in warm water with Lye for a short period of time. Then you will want to sand the swingarm in the direction of the length of the swingarm. I generally wet sand and depending on the ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1988 CR125 build 12/19/2018 3:10 PM

And I ended up just painting the frame. Also it turns out to just be less than average casting on the cylinder.