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Old 11-29-2012, 09:39 AM   #21
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Yeah I saw that but hell he could still buy a new motor build this one as a spare haha, mine blew because I was riding from VA to NC in some heavy rain and water got in spun my bearings and then before I could pull off my motor went. Anyway looking forward to seeing this project through
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Old 11-29-2012, 10:14 AM   #22
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Trust me up on pondered over and over about getting a new motor and drop it in there. But then again you don't know what you getting with that motor neither. Well I figured this way I know exactly what I have in the motor. Thanks to everyone with there info an opinions. 'Tek Daddy' appreciate the photos, hell that just made things for me seem much easier. Actually seeing pics of someone who's been thru it already. I see the light at the end of the tunnel. I plan on making it a beast too!!!!

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Haha your welcome man, but I actually didn't buy a complete motor just the bottom end then built most of it myself, keep a pos attitude man it'll be worth it trust me


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Old 11-29-2012, 10:15 AM   #23
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Old 02-16-2013, 09:21 PM   #24
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So i've decided too buy a motor, which should be here tomorrow. So I will be dropping the old 1 out an parting out. So if anyone needs a spare motor parts let me know.....i dont plan on parting out......so if you are serious let me know.....i'll do my best to get pics, etc...I'll try to answer any ?s in a timely manner. Thanks


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Old 02-16-2013, 09:29 PM   #25
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My motor threw a rod, at the time I was doing over 150, I freaked thinking it was going to lock up. It didn't thank god. Bought a spare track motor, the swap out was simple and straight forward.
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Old 02-16-2013, 09:38 PM   #26
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Whats going on BlackShadow, yea I had everything to rebuild. Then a friend of mine came across a motor for sale on Craigslist that the deal was awesome. I still plan on building a spare motor. Just not in a hurry. I did a motor swap in my 01 with the 02-03 fi motor that was easy......dont miss the carbs at all.....

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Old 02-17-2013, 07:18 AM   #27
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Whats going on BlackShadow, yea I had everything to rebuild. Then a friend of mine came across a motor for sale on Craigslist that the deal was awesome. I still plan on building a spare motor. Just not in a hurry. I did a motor swap in my 01 with the 02-03 fi motor that was easy......dont miss the carbs at all.....

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I did everything myself with some simple tools. The sucky part was dropping the motor with a pointy oil pan, balancing on a car jack stand. My year old son was trying to help and crank the stand down while I balanced the motor on the stand. We had about it about half down til he gave up and wanted to go play, then it got interesting.

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Old 02-24-2013, 02:43 AM   #28
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Update with pics with the project.....Decided to just buy a motor. Thumb down(bad motor) Thumb up(good motor)!!! Still plan on rebuilding the spare since I have 95% of everything to rebuild. Just wanted to show a few pics of the process an its near completion..

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Old 02-24-2013, 09:20 AM   #29
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Update with pics with the project.....Decided to just buy a motor. Thumb down(bad motor) Thumb up(good motor)!!! Still plan on rebuilding the spare since I have 95% of everything to rebuild. Just wanted to show a few pics of the process an its near completion..

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Smart decision. Should be a snap to throw up in the frame.
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What's going on Forum? Any ideas of what I could do to my motor prior to mounting? What type of plugs, oil etc.... I got an idea of those 2 things I would like to use....Just wanna gather some info...Thanks

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What's going on Forum? Any ideas of what I could do to my motor prior to mounting? What type of plugs, oil etc.... I got an idea of those 2 things I would like to use....Just wanna gather some info...Thanks

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Plugs are a good idea pending how the old ones are. Type is pretty basic, do a search on plugs on here will help. Smog block offs would be recommended since it is easy to get at. Other than that of course you can get crazy and port and polish, different valves and cam. Change old oil when motor is mounted.



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Old 03-13-2013, 05:03 AM   #32
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Okay so I got the motor in it cranked up after maybe 4 or 5 starts. Idled great, let it run for a few moments to warm up. Then the red flag popped up.....reved the engine an the valves are tapping an its very noticeable. Not sure how long the motor had set up prior to my purchase.....

So Now I am looking for suggestion ideas to possibly clear the situation up.... it almost seems as if the valves are possibly stuck, any suggestions.........


I then looked at the sight glass and noticed that the oil look alil milky kind of..... I was thinking that was possibly cause of the old oil that probably could have still been stuck up in the engine somewhere.......So of course will changeto oil again..HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Old 03-13-2013, 05:14 AM   #33
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When I put a spare motor I had to clean out a bunch of dirt and stuff that was in the values. You might have bad gas, or the injectors might dirty. Clean the fuel system good. Do you have ECU that came with that motor?


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No ECU didn't come with a motor..... I used the ECU from my old motor.....

oh yeah my fast ass didn't think to get new gas.....i'll get new gas today...... as far as cleaning the fuel system what would you suggest????


what about the milky oil could that be due to the old oil probably being gummed up in the motor

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Yeah change the oil also. Bottle of SeaFoam right in the tank should clear the fuel system out. Whatever gas you have in there, bottle of Seafoam and fill the tank with fresh gas. I wouldn't rev the hell out of it, let the engine warm up good, go for test ride, run through the gear, come back and see if anything loose. Should be good.

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Old 03-13-2013, 07:28 AM   #36
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OP i saw this too late, I was going to say change the plugs, and also, easy way to get the motor under the bike is with a skateboard.
fresh gas and fuel cleaner will be a good start, seafoam works great for cleaning everything.
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Thanks fellas appreciate the info I'll keep u posted...... I was rushing try hurry up and mount it and crank it...... didn't really pay attention.....Thanks again

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Okay forum so I finally drained my oil after running SEAFOAM through it .

Anybody want some cereal cause I got some milk.....lol.... I heard a lot of people talking about milky oil but haven't really seen any pictures so here you go.....

Well time to order a new head gasket..........

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Blown head gasket B Shadow ..... that's pure antifreeze and oil mix together.... no worries got the gasket ordered....... I'll getback it back in tip top shape

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