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  1. Took her to Budds Creek for the hangover harescramble.
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    Wires on inside of tire

    I’ve always run my rear tire between 10-12psi I’ve never had a problem before. Oh well I’ve already ordered a new tire. I was just seeing if anyone else has experienced the same thing before
  3. I do the same thang except not in the truck it’s diesel. But I will put it in the lawn mower or the gator
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    Wires on inside of tire

    Well the piece that put a hole in the tube was definitely a small piece of wire. I didn’t try and take a pick or something to try to pull the others up and see
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    Wires on inside of tire

    here is the “wires”. Maybe it is just nylon and I just ran over something. The strands are really rough though I’ve never seen that before.
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    Wires on inside of tire

    No I haven’t tried pulling them out. I will get some pictures tomorrow
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    Cleaning a Bike

    I use super clean as well I normally hit the bike with the power washer and then use super clean with a brush to get in the tight areas spray it off and wash with car soap and a mit. I have also used car wax on the plastic before I’m going to ride in the mud and it definitely helps with getting the mud off when I’m done plus I find less sticks to it. I’ll use Wd-40 on the pipe and sometime hit it with some metal polish to keep it shining
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    Wires on inside of tire

    I plan on ordering another one. The bead of the tire is fine though it’s in the center of the tire where the wires are really showing through
  9. I installed a new Dunlop mx52 on my bike a while ago it has 2 harescrambles and about 5 hours of play riding on it. I checked the bike over last night before I went riding today and the rear tire was flat. I figured maybe since it’s been a while since I rode I just pumped it up when I when out this morning it was flat so I figured I had run over something and punched a hole in the tube. So I went ahead and pulled the old tube out and when I looked in the tire I could see the steel wires that are inside of the tire and I had one that was sticking out enough to mess up my tube. Again the tire isn’t very old and I have never seen this before has anyone else had this happen before? If so were you able to get the tire replaced?
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    CRF450r too much for my first bike?

    I don’t ride any Mx I only ride single track and race harescrambles im on a yz250 and love it. I bought a 17crf 450 getting back into riding after some years off. I had gained a few pounds so I though the bigger bike would help. I currently weigh 255-260 and I was always stalling the bike and not having a lot of fun even hearing it down. I got rid of it and got a yz250 I wanted an x model but there was none anywhere near me. I have added a fww and got the suspension done for my weight I feel less tired when done riding it and have a lot more fun
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    DRZ 250

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    DRZ 250

    I posted in the DRZ section a while ago but haven’t got any reply’s. I have a 2001 DRZ 250 that hasn’t run in a long time it is leaking oil around the shift shaft and from what I remember it is an internal seal? I’m assuming the cases may have to be split in order to replace this and while I was in there I looking to put a 300 kit in in it. Does anyone have any experience doing so and if so is the kit available and where could I get it? If not is there a stock engine rebuild kit? Any info would be greatly appricated thanks in advance
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    Post-maintenance OCD

    I do it quite often weather it’s working on a bike or working on farm Equiptment or anything. I even second guess my self when I set up my chicken houses for a new flock even though I have done it a thousand times. I think it’s just in human nature to think you have forgotten something. I trust my own work but I always like to go back and double check just Incase even if it means a few extra minutes. The one time you don’t double check is the time something is going to happen. At least that’s pretty much the norm in my case
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    Taller foot pegs?

    Thanks for the tips I guess like I said I have a bad habit but I’m going to try to focus more on proper position and see what happens
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    Taller foot pegs?

    Maybe your right I guess I’ve just gotten into a bad habit. The brake seems fine when I stand up and ride it’s just when I have to sit in some tight sections is where the problem is I guess what I’m saying is when I’m sitting I keep the arch of my foot on the pedal instead of the ball