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waza555

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  1. I have an Aussie 06E and replaced my E cams with Hotcams Stg 2 intake and Stage 1 Exhaust. I found that it performed better with the stock E exhaust cam paired with the Stg 2 hotcams inlet cam. Ended up selling the Hotcams Stg 1 exhaust cam.
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    Athena A and B Piston

    Thanks for the replies, it makes sense to me now. And yes Eddie, i do tend read too much into things. But when it comes to my DRZ, all care is taken.
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    Athena A and B Piston

    Why would they make a B cylinder at all Eddie? They don't make a C piston
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    2000 FCR accelerator pump plunger

    Did a search and found the answer to my first question. Still would like to know the affect on my bikes performance, if any, when the TPS is not set correctly.
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    Athena A and B Piston

    Yesterday i went to order a replacement piston For my Athena Big Bore and was asked to check my cylinder For the letter A or B stamped on it as to which piston i would need. Apparently there is an A and B Cylinder. I checked my Cylinder and found a big letter B stamped on it in front of two smaller groups of numbers. I have been led to believe that the B piston was to be used if there was a little bit of wear in the bore, as it is .01mm wider than the A piston. Can anyone using the Athena cylinders check to see if they can find a big letter A stamped on the cylinder, it can be found on the carby side of the cylinder. Why would they make two different cylinder kits with only .01mm difference in bore size?
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    2000 FCR accelerator pump plunger

    My tps also dislodged because the bolt holding it to the carby worked its way loose so i had to buy a new bolt and spacer to reconnect it. How do i reset the tps? How would it affect my bikes performance if the tps is not set correctly?
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    RM usd forks?

    I like the look of the RM inverted forks on a drz but after talking with several reputable suspension places the information they are giving me is that unless i can get a set of late model 2006+ inverted rm/rmz forks i would be wasting my money as the standard 49mm forks, reworked are every bit as good as the earlier model inverted. Is this correct information?
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    Staintune exhaust

    I am running a full staintune system and and don't have the tinny/pinging sound mentioned. Does it make this sound with the insert out? Sounds like it could be a jetting issue.
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    Big Bore Kit

    Not sure about anyone else but i have nothing but good things to say about the athena kit. 25,000klms on my athena kit with no issues. Looking at putting a new athena piston in now, just to freshen up and for peace of mind. $1100au for a wiseco kit or $750-$800au for an athena kit, i know what i would be doing!
  10. I would just like to make any obvious changes if any while i have my carby out and have easy access to jets. Cheers:thumbsup:
  11. My jetting that i have been running with is 165 main, 45 pilot, emn needle 3rd clip and 3 turns fuel screw with with the 3x3 air-box mod. Question is, what jetting changes will i have to make as I have just removed the backfire screen and opened up the right hand side of my air-box by drilling six 1 inch holes. In addition i have drilled two 1 inch holes which i have covered with gauze on the air-box cover and RH side plate?
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    Drz400e Electrical problem

    My bike started first push of the button this morning (first time in 4 weeks). After i had taken off my seat i noticed the plastic connection was wedged between the sub-frame and the rear guard. Upon releasing this to get a good look at the wires and connections is when i noticed the detached wire. I suspect the the connection was bad and when i moved the wires it became completely detached. Time will tell i guess but i am confident that was the source of my problem.
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    Drz400e Electrical problem

    Update electrical gremlin: I thought i would first check all wiring and connections.10 minutes in and i hope i have got lucky as i found the yellow wire that goes to the starter relay had become disconnected. Does this sound like the cause of my problems? I suppose i will find out tomorrow morning when the bike is cold and i hit the button.
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    Drz400e Electrical problem

    All good advice, thankyou to all who replied. Now the hunt is on!
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    Drz400e Electrical problem

    Cheers cixelsyd, sounds like a plan. I am a novice when it comes to the electrical side of things. Your info gives me somewhere to start. Thanks again:thumbsup:
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