Added reply in a thread KX250 -82, what to look for? 9/26/2016 1:51 PM

Another one of "Dream bikes from childhood" to the stable.. going to pick it up

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Added reply in a thread KX250 -82, what to look for? 9/24/2016 4:02 PM

Well said. Remember drooling over the brochure when i was a kid, they looked so cool, guess thats why i want one. I ride the bikes, so its important that i like the handling and engine, but even if its bad it is still better then me.. I will se how much ... more »

Started new thread KX250 -82, what to look for? 9/24/2016 9:57 AM

I am going to look at a KX250 -82 tomorrow, are there any model specific problems or kawasaki problems i should look for? Or hard to find parts? Never had a green bike..

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Added reply in a thread 83' CR 480 find- 9/8/2016 2:40 PM

Thats how i start my cr480, except i dont lean it over. I use choke when cold, start first or second kick warm and cold. When you cycle the kick slowly past compression you feel a "klick" thats top dead center, stop there and return kick so you can get ... more »

Added reply in a thread Kawasaki 50 mini?? 8/18/2016 11:54 AM

It was sold. My son rides a ktm 50 now, would be cool to get him a vintage bike. Thougt of a Honda cr80 early 80's, as i have a cr480 -83 and cr250 -79, but his favorite color is green.. Maby try finding a kx80 with The beautiful rear fender..

Added reply in a thread Kawasaki 50 mini?? 8/16/2016 10:41 PM

The "K" on enginecover fooled me, and the owner also.. Its advertised as Kawasaki 50 -85..

Started new thread Kawasaki 50 mini?? 8/16/2016 2:06 PM

I found this in an ad. Does anyone have any info on the model? or is it a "Frankenbike"

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Added reply in a thread 1980 yz125 cylinder wanted 6/19/2016 1:04 AM

This is what i got, Think its -80, but im sure some one here knows. Number on head is 3R300 and cylinder is 3N800 Cylinder needs plating or sleeve.

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Added reply in a thread TTperra´s CR480 -83 5/17/2016 1:54 PM

Last Saturday I went to a "veteran MX practice" and tried it on the track, nice people and laid back attitude, bike feels good, maybe a little hard in front but I was riding too slow.. it come some rain night before and in the morning so the track was

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Added reply in a thread 88 RM 125 Build - A Craigslist Gem you won't want to miss this!! 5/10/2016 11:05 AM

You are a hero rescue that bike! My CR480 had also been through the dope-workshop, all painted black.. Totally agree on stupid people not being allowed to buy spray cans, they should not be allowed to buy bikes at all. have a ktm sx50 for my son, stupid ... more »

Added reply in a thread KONI GP Shocks 5/9/2016 10:19 AM

Thanks! Sound like they were high-tech in mid 70'..

Added reply in a thread KONI GP Shocks 5/8/2016 2:22 PM

I have sold the shocks, but if you have information I can pass it on to the buyer. 76V-1382, Sport 502

Added reply in a thread Nice Old School YZ at Zaca Station 4/25/2016 12:13 AM

He makes it look so easy... Thanks for sharing

Started new thread KONI GP Shocks 4/20/2016 3:32 PM

I have a pair of Koni GP shocks I am selling I listed the ad on a Swedish auction-site, it´s easy to buy on ebay but I have problem listing parts(maybe I'm stupid).. Anyway, I cant find much info of these, only a commercial ad in Cycle World 1975: https://books.google.se/books?id=qnENl-yhiN4C&pg=RA5-PA28&lpg=RA5-PA28&dq=Koni+76v-1382&source=bl&ots=ybKp2BiCLa&sig=vYiImnK67gKXC1BXtdqbviLO6CI&hl=sv&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiJ1Mi4mJ7MAhXLAJoKHeUGDE4Q6AEIIjAA#v=onepage&q=Koni%2076v-1382&f=false

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Added reply in a thread Small cracks in plastic tank, what to do? 4/17/2016 12:47 PM

If this tank is toast, I get on and fix the original aluminium tank. But for the cr250 -80 I will restore when time permits, it´s a good option, comes with seatfoam and cover also, but I would like to se some pictures of it on a bike. I read somewhere ... more »

Started new thread Small cracks in plastic tank, what to do? 4/16/2016 9:22 AM

Today i saw there is a lot of small cracks in the tank, havent seen them before. Tank come from a cr250 1980, it stood under a pine tree when i picked it up and i belive it have been in that place for at least a decade, maybe two.. I clean the tank with

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Added reply in a thread Project bike: 1986 Honda CR125R 4/14/2016 11:51 PM

Is it a different boltpattern for the HRC head compared to oem?

Added reply in a thread Favorite picture of one of your vintage bikes? 4/14/2016 10:57 AM

Added reply in a thread TTperra´s CR480 -83 4/14/2016 9:38 AM

Clean the plastic today and took a little test ride. Pegs and gearlever feels a little akward, maybe beacuse i use a aftermarket lever from a CR125 1986.. Stock selector shaft is bent, so I use the 250 shaft and its a little shorter and with that the

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Added reply in a thread TTperra´s CR480 -83 4/14/2016 8:52 AM

I thought about a newer reservoir but i try it as it is first, maybe its good? I got it two years ago, but i started with the engine in july last year, if the engine were trash it would be no point make the build, better to restore the 250 and sell of ... more »