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broken back/no riding last year/plan of attack for getting my bike ready?

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I got a 00 drz400 E. thats stock. It's sat since last june when i broke my back :cry: . I started it every month, but thats it. So i need a plan of attack to get ready for this year :cry: . Im gonna do the JD kit, but what else should i do? Mods and maintenance wise? Im layed off for at least another month, so nows the time.

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nope not on the bike, i did it at work. Thank god(I guess), cause my personal insurance is pretty shoddy.

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IF you say that you have started it every month....All you should need to do is change the oil, clean the filter, lube the chain...air it up and off you go.

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yep, already done that, little spin around the field when the girlfriend wasnt home. :cry: .

But im thinking more about regreasing everything, MCCT? valves, and other stuff i may have missed during my absence( to hard to talk dirt bikes, when you cant ride em!).

I never had it apart when i bought it new in 02. Since im gonna rejet, anything i should do while i got it apart?. Also thinking about putting a kick start kit in it, and fixing the primary(?) shaft little leak that i got.

And i got to change the graphics, they bubbled real bad while in the barn for 8 months.

Plus ive got at least a month more till i can ride it, and im layed off, so i got plenty of time!

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I'm not a big fan of leaks...The gasket is really cheap. I would go for it

Since you have the time...it does not hurt to grease the head bearings.

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yeah, im not a fan of leaks either, but its so slight i might put it off, if i didnt have soo much time on my hands.

If im gonna check the valves, should i do the MCCT, or is this farther down in the tear down process?

And if i do the MCCT, should i do rings or anything else while its apart? Also where does the install of the kicker kit fit in? Should i do anything else while i have it apart for this?

ive got about 3000 miles on it. I got time/money right now, and would love to get her fresh again.

So... Right now:

Do the steering head bearings

Fix the primary shaft leak.

New graphics(might as well replace plastic, and seat cover :cry: )

kick start kit.

JD jetting kit.

Ive got my girlfriends sympathy right now(She suggested buying a new wr250f to save weight on my back) so nows the time to hit the bank account!

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