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    What Did You Do To Your XR Today . . . .

    Starting at the Fire Station near Manix Rd and the I15 Friday morning and hopefully making it to Havasu without any major mishaps. Stay the night in Havazoo and make a short day ride to the Desert Bar/explore the Bill Williams River area in Parker on Saturday, then ride all the way back to Manix on Sunday. I'll post pics and gps log when I get back. My only concern is fuel mileage. With an IMS 4 gallon tank and the stock carb, I could make it to Needles from Baker without hitting my reserve. With the additional miles from Manix, compounded by riding through the sand washes I dont think 4 gallons is enough so I'm bringing an extra 8 liters of fuel in my bakpack. BTW your XR4 turned out sick. I actually put my bike up for sale last year anticipating going orange, but after several tire kickers I decided to keep it and just add some mods I always put off. You cant beat the simplicity and endurance of an XR and having peace of mind that it wont take a dump on me in the middle of nowhere is not there with some of the modern bikes.
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    What Did You Do To Your XR Today . . . .

    I installed this And prepped my bike for an upcoming 500 mile ride. I'll post a report about the pumper carb after the ride.
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    XR4 Compression Release

    I removed mine and haven't regretted it. The bike still starts at the very most on the third kick.
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    Mojave National Preserve????

    The section between Marl Springs and Cima Road. Actually The big rollers start at the flagpole and turn into the whoops after Marl Springs. Good Times...
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    New Years OW

    Holy crap. That was one hell of a get off. Did you have enough air time to think about the impending landing, or was it one of those "wtfjh" moments? Gas to you for a speedy recovery .
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    Mojave National Preserve????

    Read the Casebier (sounds like "case beer") book before you go. There is also fuel on the 95 and 163, which is about a five mile ride north from the Mojave Road where it crosses over the 95. I wouldn't attempt the ride without a plated bike. The Rangers patrol the Cedar Canyon Road area quite a bit.
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    New Years OW

    Great pics. That mud was slick as hell. We tried to take Tule Wash all the way to the Salton Sea, but the trail turned into a slippery mess and I didn't feel like pulling a stuck bike out of the mud.
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    Merry Christmas!!

    Merry Xmas!
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    Todays Ride

    Great pics. Some good riding now fo sho.
  10. Great report. Thanks for taking the time to throw up the pics.
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    Cal City - New Years

    About twenty of us will be out near the Trona Road x Stevens Mine Road area from the 28th thru the 2nd