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Forum: All Other Parts 08-25-2014, 07:39 PM
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Posted By mike75925
2slick, that's a last resort considering the ways...

2slick, that's a last resort considering the ways the tank can mount. if i had a spare tank with which to do this, it might be a second choice.
Forum: All Other Parts 08-25-2014, 07:24 PM
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Posted By mike75925
do you know if the subaru's have been cloned yet?...

do you know if the subaru's have been cloned yet? otherwise, i'm going to tell the owner just to buy a hf engine.
Forum: All Other Parts 08-25-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By mike75925
subaru 5hp ohc tank

been awhile, so i gotta ask, will a honda gx 160 tank bolt up or does it have to be a subaru tank? what's wrong with the one in hand? the top is rotted out, the bottom soon to follow. looks like it...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 10-22-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 52
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Posted By mike75925
problem with a car muffler is you won't have any...

problem with a car muffler is you won't have any backpressure. you could use it if you weld a fender washer on the exit side to keep some of your back pressure. you won't any bottom end either.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 03-16-2011, 11:42 AM
Replies: 15
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Posted By mike75925
on karts, wheel nuts that won't come off; valve...

on karts, wheel nuts that won't come off; valve adjustment; uni airfilter (lets water in); bad valve stem/wrong rims; bicycle speedo;

being in a hurry has allowed me to mis-wire electrical...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 03-15-2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 34,382
Posted By mike75925
the j- arms seem to be a better suspension ride...

the j- arms seem to be a better suspension ride on hard bumps. the way they are configured, the wheel assembly just hugs up to the body without knocking the front end around. you barely feel curbs...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 03-13-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By mike75925
have you already had the clutch/drive pulley...

have you already had the clutch/drive pulley removed?
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 03-13-2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 34,382
Posted By mike75925
what kind of seat will you be running? mine has...

what kind of seat will you be running? mine has the stock back, with a fiber pan for the bottom.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 01-08-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By mike75925
gy6. it has a torque convertor, has more power...

gy6. it has a torque convertor, has more power stock, more adjustable tc, no rev limit cdi (extra). the few gy6's i've had, needed a cam chain and rings. as i wasn't the first owner, i can't say how...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-19-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 15,441
Posted By mike75925
'du hast mesh' by rammstein. have a look at these...

'du hast mesh' by rammstein. have a look at these engines: http://www.pocketbikesunlimited.com/WATERCOOLEDMOTOR.html
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 09-18-2010, 01:35 PM
Replies: 149
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Posted By mike75925
not dead exactly, but in limbo.

not dead exactly, but in limbo.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-10-2010, 10:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,725
Posted By mike75925
direct injection? still uses a 2 cycle oil...

direct injection? still uses a 2 cycle oil reservoir, injection pump through the carb. the expansion chamber kicks the exhaust back to act like a valve.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-10-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,725
Posted By mike75925
the expansion chamber is the big black balloon...

the expansion chamber is the big black balloon looking thing that comes from the engine to up over it; the muffler is attached to it. they are normally only for 2 strokes, but here lately, i have...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-10-2010, 08:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,400
Posted By mike75925
it may merely be a coincidence, but if you have...

it may merely be a coincidence, but if you have too much slack in the belt, the slack gathers and is eventually pulled out by the torque of the engine. which is a jerking sensation. the weights in...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-10-2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 25,979
Posted By mike75925
i get you, i'm the same way. if i construct...

i get you, i'm the same way. if i construct something and it works better than i thought, i leave it in that configuration and run the **** out of it.

model, what are you calling too much play?
Forum: Off Topic Forum 09-09-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,277
Posted By mike75925
i always wanted a ysr. they are kinda small....

i always wanted a ysr. they are kinda small. how's it handle with the 250? porsche, those are fun and get up to 200mpg. my gixxer is busted ('95 750cc). polished frame, all black body and trans....
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-09-2010, 09:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,400
Posted By mike75925
20's are symmetrical if memory serves. before...

20's are symmetrical if memory serves. before spending money on anything other than the clip ring, check your belt tension. is this a tav or tc? the difference is a tav has a set spacing, whereas the...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-09-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 8,438
Posted By mike75925
the more expensive clutches have more...

the more expensive clutches have more adjustability, but be prepared to pay.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-09-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 25,979
Posted By mike75925
model did say not to 12mm. if it is too tight,...

model did say not to 12mm. if it is too tight, you will have trouble engaging. if he did go 12mm, i'd recommend welding washers of the same i.d. to bolster the holes. i haven't studied trannies as...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-09-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 25,979
Posted By mike75925
i think i would put larger holes for the dogs to...

i think i would put larger holes for the dogs to slip into. putting more holes in it will weaken the metal.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-09-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,400
Posted By mike75925
the jerking is probably due to the spacing...

the jerking is probably due to the spacing between the motor and driven. that or your belt is too worn. how worn are the weights/springs in the driver? you tighten the spring using the inner cam and...
Forum: All Other Parts 09-09-2010, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,564
Posted By mike75925
that being said, by having your clutch engage...

that being said, by having your clutch engage later, your engine will be at a higher power rating when it does engage. think of a stall convertor in an auto tranny.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 09-09-2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,770
Posted By mike75925
that's what most of us do. find a wrecked or...

that's what most of us do. find a wrecked or otherwise messed up vehicle with good engine and start cannabalizing it. if in a junkyard, look for the obvious downfall. a hole in the block where a rod...
Forum: All Other Parts 09-09-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,564
Posted By mike75925
as per blaz's reply, no. number one has the most...

as per blaz's reply, no. number one has the most tension. for climbing the hills you want to stay in a ratio that will get you there. at least, that's what i understand from blaz.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 09-09-2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,725
Posted By mike75925
at this point, you should probably unbolt the...

at this point, you should probably unbolt the engines, and stick the briggs on the two seater. that is, if the the chain from the two seater will fit the clutch on the briggs. the two seater is more...
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