Added reply in a thread 14 and newer RMZ450 shifting 2/4/2017 8:03 PM

Thank you a ton guys. Good to hear from those of you with an eye on the issue and having experiences along the lines. I understand most of the zuks are shifting fine and then there are the oddballs. Think I may have one oddball and I will try one of ... more »

Added reply in a thread It's Real! The New 2018 Suzuki RM-Z450 2/4/2017 6:22 AM

I think Ill add 6 teeth run it in 5th and sell the rest of the gears on ebay.

Started new thread 14 and newer RMZ450 shifting 2/4/2017 2:25 AM

Rumor has it that in 14', in an effort to fix shifting issues, Suzuki went to a signifigantly stiffer spring on the shift drum follower. (Arm with wheel on it.) What I am looking for as a 16' Suzuki RMZ450 owner with less tham 4 hours on it is for it ... more »

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Added reply in a thread It's Real! The New 2018 Suzuki RM-Z450 2/4/2017 2:05 AM

The only change I am looking for as a 16' Suzuki RMZ450 owner with less tham 4 hours on it is for it to stay in 3rd gear when I put it there. Exceed 5k rpm in 2nd and shift to 3rd, and it will stay in 3rd 4 out 6 times. More success if you shift it immediately ... more »

Added reply in a thread Reeds and Dungeys comments on KR 1/29/2017 11:07 AM

Yes sir.

Added reply in a thread Reeds and Dungeys comments on KR 1/29/2017 10:44 AM

Now we know. They dont want to talk about wether they are fired up over what people are saying now that Roczen is injured. Leads me to beleive they could care less that "we" have been talking about all week since non of "we" face the possibility of a ... more »

Added reply in a thread Reeds and Dungeys comments on KR 1/29/2017 10:31 AM

Questions that are based off of "while so many people are saying" are chicken little, kind of pandering to the rumor mill, high school girl's locker room, hurry up well be late for class type of questions. Oh "I didnt mean to make light of Roczen's injury". ... more »

Added reply in a thread Who agrees with Anderson's DQ? 1/22/2017 9:18 PM

I do not agree with DQ, but am adult enough to accept it is the current rule and observant enough to notice a few things.(Outside of who the riders are and which one you like more/less, and who you think is dirtier.) The instant DQ rule is bad for business ... more »