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  1. 05BlackTaco

    06 WR450 overheating

    Okay. The other day, because I hadnt ran my bike for about 3 months, I was running my bike in idle for about 15 minutes. When I came back outside to check my bike, coolant was coming out from one of those tubes underneath the bike and coolant in the coolant tank underneath the rear fender was like boiling or bubbling. about an hour after I shut my bike off I looked at the coolant reservoir and it was empty. Is anything wrong with my bike or is this supposed to happen because my bike was overheating?
  2. 05BlackTaco

    Kill switch issues

    how do you know which wires to connect? can i just splice them and not worry about which wire goes to which? From the harness, I can't tell which one is negative and positive...
  3. 05BlackTaco

    WR electric starter?

    WOuld this be expensive to take to a shop to fix? I am mechanically declined when it comes to things like this! Is this simple to do task for the newb mechanic?
  4. 05BlackTaco

    WR electric starter?

    okay i have a question guys I need help! MY e start as well as kickstarter stopped working while my bike is in gear. I HAVE to be in neutral in order for my bike to start up. Anyone have an explanation for this? Also my wires for the kill button have come out. ANyone know how i can fix this? is there a kit i can buy cause it looks like i lost the housing for which the end of the wires go into. thanks!
  5. 05BlackTaco

    06 WR450 Stock Shock Questions

    hey thanks a lot man, that was fast!
  6. 05BlackTaco

    06 WR450 Stock Shock Questions

    Hey guys, I ride a 06 wr450 and was wondering if my suspension is too soft for my size and weight. I am 6'2 and weigh around 200 pounds on with all my gear. Do I need to tighten up my springs to make them more stiff? My front suspension feels a little soft but am not sure since this is my first bike. I have had this bike for about a year and don't really know anything about suspension systems, only know how to ride. Thanks!
  7. 05BlackTaco

    wr450 oil problem

    good one! just thought maybe i'd ask since i dont have that much time but i think im gonna try to go through it today.
  8. 05BlackTaco

    wr450 oil problem

    would you guys reccomend that I get an oil change on my bike with 100 miles on it? I just bought it brand new in january but havent had much time to ride it. is it time for an oil change yet??
  9. 05BlackTaco

    Who wants to ride this Tuesday 5/9

    Hey dude how about saturday, 5-6-06? Pm me if your interested
  10. 05BlackTaco

    Over Heating Wr450 2005

    Question guys. I have an 06 wr450 and I only h ave about 116 miles on the odometer. Last time I went to go ride I hit my friend with my left radiator. I kept riding and everything felt fine but tonight, after I rode my bike and was parking it in my gaarage, I noticed a little bit of smoke rising from the radiator area. When backing up the bike to reposition it, a little bit of smoke rises into the headlight area and thats how I know that it is kind of smoking. Is it just because the radiator is hot or is my radiator damaged? thanks.
  11. How do you like the long bed? How does it handle and take corners? I like the look of the d-cab offroad package better but it isnt offered with the long bed. I just totaled a access cab with or package and that is why im in the market for a new rig.
  12. Im at the Toyota stealership right now deciding wether to buy a short bed or a long bed. Does anyone have a d-cab short bed th at hauls around two dirt bikes in the back without any problems? Any quick replies would be great as I am going to buy with in an hour. Has anyone ever seen a d-cab short bed haul around two dirt bikes?
  13. 05BlackTaco

    Pricing.. how much did you pay out the door?

    I paid exactly 7,000 with tax, title, and licensing from North Hollywood Yamaha and Honda. They would not go any lower even though I left the dealership. They would not budge
  14. 05BlackTaco

    Kill Switch Dead. Help!

    thanks guys
  15. This weekend a little boy turned in front of me and i dropped my bike going about 25-30. After riding i noticed my kill switch wasn't working anymore. it looks like one of the two-pronged wires is sticking out a bit. when i pull it back i can kind of see the wire. Is this easy to fix? how do i fix it? thanks in advance
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