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Im looking for a dirtbike with descent amount of power and decently fast. this wont be a constant rider as i have a new yfz ill trail ride and track ride. I also dont want a slug thats not fun to ride!! Im a decently good rider on dirtbikes i want a little challenge any ideas??

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If you don't want a slug the only real option is a 2 stroke, either a 125 or a 250 ... or even a 500, those things are bulletproof.

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500 would be way to big for me lol! I don't even know if I could handle a 250 2 stroke I'm 6 1 and around 150 pounds and 15 what do you think?

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500 would be way to big for me lol! I don't even know if I could handle a 250 2 stroke I'm 6 1 and around 150 pounds and 15 what do you think?

A 125. They will need an oil and air filter change here and there and a piston and rings every say 70 hours but besides that they're tough as nails. Just don't hold them wide open wound out in a gear for 5 minutes then wonder why it blew up. They're much more reliable and cheap to run then a 4 stroke mx bike.

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yea i wont be having it pinned constantly just something to ride around and mess around probably wont get out of 3-4 much in trails and tracks i mainly ride fourwheelers i have a banshee,yfz,400ex but now im looking for a dirtbike to have fun on!!

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A 125 2 stroke running 70 hours on one piston is just asking for trouble IMO

Depends how you ride. I ride mainly trails and rarely wound out and at 70 hours it still has lots of compression. I change the rings every 25-35 and a piston anywhere from 50-70, seems lately I've been getting a long time out of them before I start running low on compression.

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Compression is more an indication about ring seal and not piston integrity.

Riding trails myself, some are open and allow for 3rd to 4rth gear displacement I would not run a cast piston past 40 hours on my 250 2 strokes and will try a 60 hour mark on the Woessner as 50 hours showed little wear. But that are 250 pistons not 125er's

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500 would be way to big for me lol! I don't even know if I could handle a 250 2 stroke I'm 6 1 and around 150 pounds and 15 what do you think?

250 is fine..I was on one at that age/size. 250 is gonna be less maintenance than a 125

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