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1981 XL500 lower end same as 1981 xr500?

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Anybody know if the lower end of a 1981 XR500 is the same as the lower end of the 1981 XL500? I have a complete topend for a XL and would like to put it on a XR lower end. They look the same.

I know the head on the XR had a reed valve setup and the XL didnt.

Thanks!

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Yes, they are exactly the same except the fact that the gear cogs are cut in a stronger steel in the XR and the 5th gear cog is a couple of millimeters wider. For all instances and purposes, this is unnoticeable.

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