Added reply in a thread 1992 CR500R restoration 10/26/2018 12:32 AM

Nice job! The bike looks awesome! Now you made me wanna go get a CR500... ;-)

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 10/22/2018 4:31 AM

Thanks PJRAUS! Appreciate it. My first bike was a 1984 YZ125 (White and red), and my first 250 was a 1987 YZ250, and I have always had a soft spot in my heart for these bikes. I know the magazine's thrashed those bikes as being awful, but I loved mine. ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 10/21/2018 9:26 AM

I ended up with a complete FMF exhaust system on the bike. Not too keen on the chrome looks of it, but it will have to do for now. Looking to get a "works" looking exhaust built for it. Happy with the engine response. It has a really good bottom end ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 10/21/2018 9:17 AM

Thanks! Glad you like it.

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 10/21/2018 9:16 AM

Thanks! My favourite color on Yamaha's too!

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 10/21/2018 9:14 AM

Sorry for late answer Propp2531 I bought a set of Super Stock pegs from Parts Europe P/N 277311 (Parts Unlimited) They are wider than stock, and looks almost stock.

Updated bike check 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 9/15/2018 10:09 AM
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Added a comment to Ove's bike check 9/14/2018 1:17 PM
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Thanks Ledger!

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Liked a comment on the item 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 9/14/2018 1:14 PM

Damnit Ove...You did it again ! Nice save and a very good look'n bike. Drool, lots of drool...

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 9/14/2018 1:59 AM

Thanks! Yeah, I did do a cleaning and used the best parts i had from two carburetors, but look like I have to rebuild once more. (Not sure what happened to my post where I wrote about the flooding of the carb..?) Anyhow, the bike fired up and ran absolutely ... more »

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 9/12/2018 11:28 PM

And this is the bike completed. Been a fun project Hope you enjoy:

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Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 7/17/2018 1:27 PM

No, still not finished with the exhaust. I will post a ride report when I have .

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 7/13/2018 1:06 AM

Thanks!

Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 7/4/2018 6:31 AM

Out in the sun for the first time since last summer. Some finishing touches and she is ready. Have to weld up a new exhaust , install radiator hoses and some other stuff, but she is getting there

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Added reply in a thread 1990 CR250R restored 4/30/2018 1:56 AM

The first photos of the bike with the VRP Aluminium tank. (test install) This is a tank with a lot more capacity than stock, and it carries the fuel lower. Some dents in the tank, but I think I will leave them as is, the bike and tank is old and have

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Updated bike check 1990 Honda CR250RL 4/30/2018 1:43 AM
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Added reply in a thread 1986 Yamaha YZ250S 4/15/2018 4:09 AM

Billet Alu water pump impeller. A good upgrade from the stock plastic one.

Got the bottom finished, now waiting for the cylinder to get back from the machine shop. (Boring out to .50 oversize) ... more »
Liked a comment on the item 2006 Honda CR125R 4/13/2018 6:03 AM

Very nice bike. I have a 01 CR 250 and 04 CR 125. For some reason I like riding the 125 more.