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by 4Strokes
Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: 07 XR650l underpowered and using fuel.
Replies: 8
Views: 358

Re: 07 XR650l underpowered and using fuel.

In addition to a leaking intake boot (idle surging); cough, sputter and die could also be a lean condition. I would try at least a 0.020" thick washer under the needle. You have symptoms that indicate a lean condition more than anything else. Check all fuel paths starting from the gas cap, tank, tan...
by 4Strokes
Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: 07 XR650l underpowered and using fuel.
Replies: 8
Views: 358

Re: 07 XR650l underpowered and using fuel.

Ok so I checked the valves and adjusted them. They weren’t off far at all. I had the emission nipples on the carb capped now I added a line between them like factory but minus the “T” to the emissions pump because I de-smogged it. The plug is white on the tip to a golden brown. I order an iridium p...
by 4Strokes
Sat Sep 14, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: 07 XR650l underpowered and using fuel.
Replies: 8
Views: 358

Re: O7 XR650l underpowered and using fuel.

Two things I would check are valve adjustment (coughs) if you haven't already and a leaky intake boot (fluctuating idle).
by 4Strokes
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: XR250 Front/Rear Springs Confusion
Replies: 6
Views: 404

Re: XR250 Front/Rear Springs Confusion

If I can throw another monkey wrench in, a rep at Honda USA in Torrance informed me that most Honda MX and off-road bikes were factory tuned for a 160-pound rider. That was back in early 2000 when we did an article with Race Tech in Corona.
by 4Strokes
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: XR250 Front/Rear Springs Confusion
Replies: 6
Views: 404

Re: XR250 Front/Rear Springs Confusion

Here's the Eibach Motorcycle Spring Catalog that shows stock spring rates and Eibach replacements:

eibach-mc-springs.pdf
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by 4Strokes
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: XR250 Front/Rear Springs Confusion
Replies: 6
Views: 404

Re: XR250 Front/Rear Springs Confusion

Have you tried Eibach's website for stock and recommended spring rates?
by 4Strokes
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:27 am
Forum: Honda Community
Topic: WTB 96 XR200 gas tank
Replies: 3
Views: 246

Re: WTB 96 XR200 gas tank

Do you know what years will fit? Was '96 white? There's a white '95 on ebay that has been painted.
by 4Strokes
Thu May 23, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: KTM Articles
Topic: 2019 KTM 500 EXC-F Vs Others, Review by Cycle World
Replies: 0
Views: 702

2019 KTM 500 EXC-F Vs Others, Review by Cycle World

2019 450 Dual-Sport Comparison

Honda CRF450L vs. KTM 500 EXC-F vs. Husqvarna FE 450 vs. Beta 430 RR-S



2019 Beta 430 RR-S Review
2019 Honda CRF450L Review
2019 Husqvarna FE 450 Review
2019 KTM 500 EXC-F Review
by 4Strokes
Thu May 23, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Honda Articles
Topic: 2019 Honda CRF450L Vs Others, Review by Cycle World
Replies: 0
Views: 681

2019 Honda CRF450L Vs Others, Review by Cycle World

2019 450 Dual-Sport Comparison

Honda CRF450L vs. KTM 500 EXC-F vs. Husqvarna FE 450 vs. Beta 430 RR-S



2019 Beta 430 RR-S Review
2019 Honda CRF450L Review
2019 Husqvarna FE 450 Review
2019 KTM 500 EXC-F Review