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Mile High

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  1. Mile High

    Regretfully, I am selling my New KX250

    Yeah, the internal pain is what hurt the most then.... and now.. So until I get it figured out what it is, i gotta do the smart thing and pull off for a bit..
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    Regretfully, I am selling my New KX250

    I hit a kicker on a 50 foot table top, the bike sailed sideways and thats how I landed.
  3. Because of injuries acquired on my KX125, I feel it is unwise to continue riding for a while, or longer. My broken ribs, hip, arm and unidentified internal pain has not gone away like I had hoped. Maybe by mid-summer i will be better, but for now I feel somebody can gain a lot of bike for very little and I don't have to look at it just sitting in my garage.
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    Jetting or ???..

    Ok, this jetting thing with the 05-07 KX250's is a bit much. I bought my new 06 KX250 two weeks ago and have about 2 hours and 4 plugs on it. Last plug was a BR7EIX and to be honest it didnt last much longer than the BR8's I've used. My plugs are black and soaked. Each plug is good for about 3 heat cycles then she's toast. On the 4th outing it runs for approx 1 minute then Bogs, smokes, pops, dies.. Like clock work, you wouldnt believe how consistant this crap is. Everywhere I read (Pro Circuit / Team Green / Motocross Action) say to get a richer Jet. &%$#@! am I missing here. my bike is way to rich and the experts are telling me to juice it up a little more. 400 ft above Sea level, 32:1 to 40:1 Maxima.. Excesive oil/sludge at exhaust and out of power valve tube or whatever it is, although the BR7 did reduce it a little.. I ride MX, when it runs..
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    Pogo-Stick KX-250

    Settings are set per my 170 lbs weight and i was told that my suspension (Springs) just needed to break in. Somebody even said about 10 hours.. I hope not.
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    Pogo-Stick KX-250

    How long will this be an issue. My KX250 has about 2 hours on it (bought new '06 on Saturday) and the suspension is still stiff. bounces me around quite a bit. I know it will settle but this is my first brand new Dirt bike. Just came off '05 KX125 and the power increase is amazing but useless since i am skating everywhere.
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    How Long -YZ- Worried

    Currently I ride on '05 KX125 and prior to that an RM250. I am ready to move up again to the 250-450 ranks but have an issue with how the Yamaha feels. (keep in mind I am supposed to pick up my YZ250 this weekend) I rode an 06-YZ450f and YZ250 smoker yesterday. I felt extremely uncomfortable on both of them because they have a very LONG feeling to them. The power was great on both but I did prefer the 2-stroke light weight and power delivery. My KX feels like it was made for me, not because I am used to it but because it fit like a glove the day I got it. My front fender seems a bit shorter and lower than the YZ as well and that may have something to do with it, I dont know, i just know it does not feel right, although i want it to very much. How many of you came from another manufacturers bike directly over to the Yamaha with no time off in between. Did you feel like I did? How long did it take you to get used to it and did you really get used to it?
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    2001 Yamaha PW-50 - How much are they worth?

    Nada and KBB are a joke. The PW 50 has been the same for well over a decade as far as i know, had a deal like that presented it's self here I would have jumped on it before i paid $1200 for my 4-year olds heavy ttr-50 that he cant even touch the ground on, so he still rides it with the training wheels.
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    07 yzf 450 ride report.......

    Just curious, but when comparing the bikes are the tires NEW on all the bikes? New tires tend to make any bike feel "hooked up".
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    Fox Customer Service / Helmet Issues

    And I understand all of that from everyones posts in here and it all was very much appreciated. I just dont understand why somebody ( Dodger) has to come in here in reiterate everything in such a rude manner.
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    Fox Customer Service / Helmet Issues

    Reading is not your strong suit, I'll accept that and move on.. Thanks..
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    Fox Customer Service / Helmet Issues

    &%$#@! are you talking about. My complaint was about the Fox customer service you tool. Step off your soap box and read a little more carefully. I am very happy about the protection my FOX helmet provided, I will be buying a new one, glad you stepped in after 35 posts to repeat what several people have already said in a much less constructive and immature way. Just because you cant afford a more expensive helmet does not mean you need to pipe in and be a dick to others that can.
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    Fox Customer Service / Helmet Issues

    I did misunderstand, your point makes perfect sense..
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    Fox Customer Service / Helmet Issues

    Where did I complain about the product???????? read guys...
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    Fox Customer Service / Helmet Issues

    Bryan, Nobody at fox said the helmet was ok, and I dont think I said anything negative about the quality of the product. Just fries me that they the customer service of many companies these days is somewhat non-existant. Please correct me if I misunderstood your post..
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