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New thread CR 500 1985 SoCal 7/20/2020 4:20 PM

1985 CR500R RaceTech suspension completely rebuilt. Have a spare OEM shock. Sprung for 250 lbs intermediate. Dunlop MX52 front and MX 33 rear New rear wheel (DID) and build done by Dubya Boysen reeds installed a few months ago Replaced steering head

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New thread Honda CR500 - SoCal 1/11/2020 4:44 PM

I rescued this off Craigslist a couple years ago. 1985 CR500R RaceTech suspension completely rebuilt. Have a spare OEM shock. Sprung for 250 lbs intermediate. MX33 front and rear with one ride on them New rear wheel (DID) and build done by ... more »

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New thread Cahuilla Creek today (9/11/19) 9/11/2019 11:13 AM

Got the 500 out for its maiden ride after stripping it down and putting it back together (one year!). If anyone is at the track come say hello. I’m at the upper parking.

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New thread 1985 CR500 - gas/hard to start 3/16/2019 9:03 PM

Hey everyone. Getting gas coming out of the intake manifold.

I was able to get the beast started the other day but it died when I was putting on my helmet to run it down the street and I wasn't able to restart it. Noticed gas under the carb ... more »

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New thread 1985 CR500 wheel 11/13/2018 7:44 PM

Hello everyone! I'm working on restoring a '85 CR500. Got to the rear wheel and about to throw a MX33 on it. When I pulled the old, old, old tire I found some corrosion:

Will any 36 hole rim work? I'm concerned about the angles of the holes ... more »

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New thread Calling out Rocky Mountain 7/18/2018 10:31 PM

Don't want to derail the other thread. Disclaimer: I was a huge RMATV supporter growing up in Utah, racing desert, moto and supermoto. I've spent some coin there over the years. Ordered some parts last week that were supposed to arrive Thursday 7/12.

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New thread Spoke with my wallet 5/29/2018 9:15 PM

Fuck it. Time for a CR 500

I'd love a new bike but I've got a 2 year old and we just bought a house. My last motocross bike was a 1999 KX 250. Since, had a bunch of different bikes for desert racing and ... more »

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New thread What is this (vintage bike) 7/2/2017 10:34 AM

YZ 490 craigslist ad LINKY I'm having trouble ID-ing this bike. Looks like WR 500 rear plastic and front end. Exhaust looks odd for a 490 as well. Any ideas? EDIT: prolly should've put this in Old School

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