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Firestone

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  1. Firestone

    AMRA MotoCity AMA Championship Off-Road Series Banter

    I just watched a few minutes of the video OF posted. I can’t even watch any more it... so keyed up to race. I’ve got a top and bottom end kit on order, lost the water on my CR250 a couple weeks ago and melted the piston. I hope I get to meet you guys at least once this winter!
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    For all CR TPS users

    So on the RC valve equipped Honda, Theoretically speaking, if you changed the TPS output range you could change the signal to the powervalve module and customize the powervalve turn on point? Actually a series rehostat might be nice on the handlbar to modify the signal to the RC valve module. I have an 03' and the mid range hit is huge when you downshift and apply light to moderate throttle. I'd like to soften it and I presumed the 04-07 system would help but it sound like one user above is not happy with his. I am an off-road rider not moto-X. Like to see if there are any CR riders out there anymore who are knowledgeable about this system.
  3. Firestone

    Desert Tires

    Thanks man. My brother runs X30’s back home. Anyway, the terrain is way different out here. Even rocks and sand are different than rocks and sand back home.
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    Desert Tires

    So you run 90/90 out here? I’m on an 80/100. More resistant to pinch flats? @dlock5 we are out west for a few months..
  5. Firestone

    arizona Desert Tires

    I am new to riding in the desert and the tiny gravel called sand around here. I run Dunlop AT-81's back home because they work well in a variety of conditions and don't climb mud ruts. The one thing I don't like is that with the narrower tread profile on the AT-81 it doesn't grip as well in hard leaning turns- since the tread doesn't wrap around the carcass as far as say, an MX-52 for example. This makes me wonder if I might "skate" less on the BLM trails if I ran a different tire. What tires are popular out here and why?
  6. Firestone

    AMRA MotoCity AMA Championship Off-Road Series Banter

    Thank you for the heads up! I don’t think we can make it this weekend- hopefully I’ve located a used engine for my truck and will be installing it this weekend. Lost a cylinder coming out of Flagstaff last month on my duramax. But if not maybe we will make it.
  7. Firestone

    Out of state riders staying in Yuma

    Thanks @cubera for guiding me on the Picacho loop we made. 👍🏻 Lots of fast riding keep the shiny side up man!!
  8. Firestone

    Out of state riders staying in Yuma

    Will do!
  9. Firestone

    Honda CR250R (2003)

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    My CR250 is a 285 big bore. Torquey on bottom with almost unlimited power on tap on top, but sower revving than a stock 250. I bought it for offroad and harescrambles use.
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    Honda CR250R 2003

    My CR250 is a 285 big bore. Torquey on bottom with almost unlimited power on tap on top, but sower revving than a stock 250. I bought it for offroad and harescrambles use.
  11. Firestone

    AMRA MotoCity AMA Championship Off-Road Series Banter

    Do they ever do staggered starts? We have had to split the class into two lines one minute apart when the starting area was too small.
  12. Firestone

    AMRA MotoCity AMA Championship Off-Road Series Banter

    I’ve been through some of those 20 bike starts and they can be very interesting. Especially if you don’t have e-start and it takes more than one kick to get going on a dead engine start. Good luck!
  13. Firestone

    AMRA MotoCity AMA Championship Off-Road Series Banter

    Pro Circuit actually had one spark arrestor type muffler In stock for my 250 so I ordered it. They didn’t list them on their website last time I looked. I’m running a platinum pipe. I’ll slowly work on converting the bikes. Which races this year are low altitude? I found out today I can buy out of state stickers for California so we are going to see if we can find practice areas over there.
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    AMRA MotoCity AMA Championship Off-Road Series Banter

    There is virtually no public land anywhere close to where we are from. At least you have public land to ride on! We started racing in part just to have new places to ride. Since you guys are talking about doing things right.. the AZ rulebook says that the out of state resident thing is only good for 30 days. So after that you are supposed to comply with the AZ standards. We don’t have any titles in our state for older bikes so I’m not sure how I can register them and get stickers here. I know this is not related directly to your race series but it sure makes it hard to practice and get bikes ready for racing.
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    AMRA MotoCity AMA Championship Off-Road Series Banter

    Thank you for that tip! Maybe that will get us going until we can afford to upgrade all the silencers. So what is the difference in a sprint enduro and a regular one?
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