1986 Suzuki RM 250 Right Hand Crank seal

A customer brought this bike in for repair because it is running terribly rich and fouling plugs.  I immediately assumed it was a carburetor issue, and I did find some clogged jets and orifices in the carb that did contribute to the rich condition, but soon found out it was something more than just the carb.  The amount of black goo coming out of this bike was more than I have ever seen on a 2 stroke.  So bad in fact that the rear...

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Upcoming Posts, Projects, and New Services

I apologize for the long delay in posts.  I have been really busy working on finding new work,  building my personal bikes, and learning some new things. Over the weekend I picked up 2 bikes for repair work; a TTR 230 and a PW80 that do not run.  I’ll be doing some basic servicing and fixing some minor problems and get them running and ready for spring.  I also bought a really beat up 96 CR 125 that I will either build or part...

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2009 YZ 250f

Its been a long time since an update, and I have been having a hard time finding any project bikes.  I think that may change soon, as I have plans to pick up a bike this Friday. Since I loved the recent 06 yz 250f that I just rebuilt and sold, I decided to try to find one for myself.  I ran a Craigslist ad offering my RMz 450 for trade on a 250f or just as a cash sale.  I had little response for about a week, but I finally got a call...

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