There comes a time when dirt bikes need to be sold. Of course it is always a sad day when it comes to that. Most times, selling a bike quick is usually the goal, am I right? There are ways to go about this process to make it easier on the buyer and the seller. Check out some helpful tips to make your next sell go more smoothly. … [Read more...] about Tips For Selling a Dirt Bike Quickly
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A common problem with 4-stroke carburetors is the dreaded bottom end bog. This usually takes place when the throttle is snapped quick from idle and the fuel is not delivered to the cylinder quick enough and the bike cuts out for a split second. The bog can definitely be eliminated or adjusted by re-jetting, but I wanted to try a simple technique using an o-ring. … [Read more...] about How-To: FCR Carburetor O-ring Mod
Should I buy after market parts for my dirt bike or stick with OEM? Stock parts come durable and functional, but after market parts can add additional power, durability, and style. After market parts may function similar or better than stock and can often times be cheaper than OEM. Aftermarket parts are usually readily available for most machines but sometimes OEM is the only … [Read more...] about After Market vs. Stock?
Ever planned an offroad trip, only to realize at the last minute your machine isn't ready to go? This can sure put a damper on the weekend. It's nice to just pack up, go for a ride with confidence the machine will perform as intended. Performing regular machine maintenance will keep it running longer, and give peace of mind when riding. Maintenance will also make planning fun … [Read more...] about Common Maintenance on a Dirt Bike
Everyone likes to put their own touches on dirt bikes. I know I do. Don't let the cosmetics of a bike deter you from buying an old, used bike. Assuming the engine is sound, plastics, graphics, seat covers, hand guards, hand grips, etc can all be easily replaced. Sometimes you have an older bike, but you like the look of the newest model. There are many products that can be … [Read more...] about Easy “Facelift” on a Dirt Bike