Added reply in a thread Racetech motor work 5/20/2020 5:40 AM

Another Vote for Tom Morgan here. Great support, Great communication, Professional, Actually delivered ahead of deadline he promised. I dont care if I could of MAYBE gained 1 hp more using somebody else. I got my parts back in a timely fashion, he was ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2018 KX450 shock to 2019-2020 ? 5/12/2020 10:09 AM

im not familiar with that "mx tech national shock". Whats the body look like? In order to fit an 06-18 kx450 / 06-19 or 20 250f showa kit shock you need to break out the grinder on the upper shock mount or grind the body, enough that PC is just sticking ... more »

Added reply in a thread Newer crf issue 5/12/2020 10:07 AM

excessive blow by from rings or plugged crank case vent (or a combination of the two ) some kind of high pressure rad cap that is allowing the seal to go before it pops off relieving pressure (head gasket leak)

Added reply in a thread When do you trade sell your daily driver? 5/11/2020 5:59 AM

Super curious to your opinion the 3.5L being so much better than the 2.7L? I generally trade in my 2500 HD LTZ crew cab standard box duramax every 2-3 Years. usually around 30-40k miles. Wait for incentives, buy at 20% Off MSRP, and the trade in is generally ... more »

Added reply in a thread Should I buy this trailer? 5/11/2020 5:39 AM

Anything aluminum in the northeast is CRAZY money. Snowmobile guys spend big bucks on trailers. I was looking to upgrade from a 2 place to a 4 place, and I snagged a steal on a 20+4 ft v deck over 4 place at 3500, it was 2002 model. The resale is also ... more »

Added reply in a thread Kxf forks interchangeability 5/11/2020 5:25 AM


Added reply in a thread Fox Instinct Boots 4/27/2020 6:54 AM

Pretty sure it all old stock, previous year models on discount, which is par for the course.

Added reply in a thread Has Covid affected your moto spending plans for 2020? 4/24/2020 4:56 AM

Bought a few general wear parts for both bikes, and a few general items for the 3 stand up jetskis i've got in the garage. No Tracks open in NY so saving money because cant ride. Worked from home for a few weeks and now back to working in the office. ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2016 KX450f forks 4/21/2020 4:18 PM

Jerry at aluminart does a good job, but I would not be looking to him for a "repair" of the inside of a scored tube. Honestly, you should be able to pick up a set of older gen 49mm dual spring a kit forks for 1000$. Anything more than that is crazy, ... more »

Added reply in a thread Varner Motorsports issues 4/16/2020 5:15 PM

I used Tom Morgan. I was one of the folks who published with explicit details of my horror experience with Harris, facts that could not be refuted. Morgan stepped up, was beyond professional, delivered in less time than promised, Did everything he could ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2019 Kx 450 starting and running 4/16/2020 5:01 PM

I had the ground cable fastener come loose and do exactly as you described. My battery was all of shot and would not hold a charge with 24 hrs on the bike.

Added reply in a thread Kxf forks interchangeability 4/16/2020 2:34 PM

Yes - they will fit.

Added reply in a thread Premix KX450 Build *HD PIC HEAVY* 4/14/2020 6:28 AM

Glad to hear it sounds like he's maybe turning things around!

Added reply in a thread Premix KX450 Build *HD PIC HEAVY* 4/14/2020 6:01 AM

Crazy, didnt realize he ventured into the graphics business. He's pretty well known for misrepresenting parts and burning people.

Added reply in a thread Premix KX450 Build *HD PIC HEAVY* 4/14/2020 4:54 AM

Is this graphics fella of yours from NY by chance?

Added reply in a thread 2019 YZ250F What's the fix for the stretched throttle cable? 4/14/2020 4:21 AM

What am I missing that you couldnt unthread the cable from the throttle body, install a lock nut, then re assemble?

Added reply in a thread If you could only have two bikes, what would they be? 4/13/2020 6:05 AM

I've got the two i'd want - 19 kx450 , and a yz250 with some TMR work and showa 49mm forks / kit shock. I only ride moto though so its just a "loamy or hardpack" decision to which will get the nod.

Added reply in a thread New bike is a “lemon” 4/13/2020 6:01 AM

Similar problems with starter clutches , and chain failures causing valve and piston contact in sub 20 hours on a good friends 18 yz450. Yamaha covered parts for the engine rebuild (head/valves/chain/cams/crank/piston) were all junk , but made him pay ... more »

Added reply in a thread What are crf cone valves worth? 4/8/2020 3:54 PM

I wish there was a popcorn emoji -

Added reply in a thread Best spoke torque wrench? 4/4/2020 7:20 AM

I take this approach with every wheel I build - However I would recommend doing every fourth spoke, so you are keeping it centered. Tighten one, then one spoke , two spoke, tighten third spoke, repeat. I dont bother with a torque wrench after the wheels ... more »