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Today I will become the proud owner or a 04 CRF 450. I ride motocross and have run 2 strokes in the past and am new to these Thumpers, but after riding one I think I'm hooked. I hope the manuals provide good instructions on maintenance but I would also like to get some feedback on what your experiences are with the maintenance routines on the various systems. How routinely do you (or do you have someone else do it) maintain things like (I know some of these are not 2 or 4 stroke specific):

Air filter

Engine oil

Transmission oil

Oil filter (also, where is the best place to get these?)

Clutch

Head and valves

Exhaust system

Carbuerator

Coolant

Forks

Shock

Cables

Brake pads (should be obvious?)

Wheels (bearings, spokes, ???)

Chain

Sprockets

Others?

Thanks for your reply!!!!!! :cry:

Jim

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Air filter after every trip out or sooner if conditions are real dusty.

Engine oil-every 4 hours

Transmission oil- every 4 hours

Oil filter (also, where is the best place to get these?)Scotts SS oil filter, clean every other ride.

Clutch as nec.

Head and valves- valves as nec.

Exhaust system- repack every 20 hours

Carbuerator-keep hot start clean and unsticky

Coolant-3 times a season(9 month season)

Forks-same as 2 smoke

Shock-same as 2 smoke...get sag set

Chain-keep it clean and lubed...change with sprockets

Sprockets- change when bad.

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