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  1. Modifications & Upgrades
    Hey everyone! I recently got a lovely 2000 EX500 in a nice blue and I'm ready to start making her mine own! I have this current list that I'm working on getting done, are there any mods that would be good to do? I'm looking at Rearsets right now and just buying several on Amazon to test fit and...
  2. I looked at an article posted 8 years and referenced the answer given in that article . Pictures posted for explanation. I bent the studs on my exhaust manifold dumb me. And am in search for a suitable replacement. Please look at pictures attached with this post
  3. So even after cleaning and servicing the spark plug wire caps, I was not happy with my ignition system, still missed a little until the bike was fully warm, idle was not great, etc. Looked around and found a few posts on the site about what coils people used, but not much in the "how to"...
  4. Other Motorcycle Talk
    I went down to "my" dealership today. Talked to many of the employees on the Z650, CB650F, Yamaha Tracer, and the Suzuki SV650. They all said they would get the Honda. So...I did! Goodbye Versys! A great bike but the maintenance was such a PITA that I just couldn't get past the additional work...
  5. Modifications & Upgrades
    I have posted a few Pictures in the Intro part of the forum but really did not want to post too much there as it is for introduction. I will update as I go through with this build. I will also try to describe what I did as i go rather than just a mass of pictures. The day I brought it "Back...
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