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post #1 of 8 Old 08-12-2007, 12:14 AM Thread Starter
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t mod

saw this on the forum somewhere but now i cantfind it agian, they were talking about it being for riding in the rain. been lucky enough not to get caught in any heavy rain yet, but it peaked my intrest and would like to know more.
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post #2 of 8 Old 08-12-2007, 07:11 AM
 
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You add a T fitting and another hose to a vacum line on the carb.
Arrowhead sells a kit for $9.99.
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post #3 of 8 Old 08-12-2007, 10:23 AM
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Go here for detailed mods including the Carb T mod. These are printable to make a nice Maintenance Folder.

http://www.klr650.marknet.us/pdfdownloads.html

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post #4 of 8 Old 08-12-2007, 11:55 AM
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Go to the local hardware and buy a 1/4 tee and same size tubing.total cost about $2.50.Walmart,Tractor supply or any local hardware store.A plus on creek crossings

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post #5 of 8 Old 08-12-2007, 05:57 PM
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Go to the local hardware and buy a 1/4 tee and same size tubing.total cost about $2.50.Walmart,Tractor supply or any local hardware store.A plus on creek crossings
Got all my stuff at ACE hardware for under $4.00

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post #6 of 8 Old 08-12-2007, 07:45 PM
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Don't wait until the anticipated downpour to do the t-mod. My KLR would sputter and cough while riding on a wet road.

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post #7 of 8 Old 08-12-2007, 09:12 PM Thread Starter
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cool i get it now good deal as the thunder rolls in tonight.
thanks everybody.
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post #8 of 8 Old 08-18-2007, 03:45 PM
 
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Don't wait until the anticipated downpour to do the t-mod. My KLR would sputter and cough while riding on a wet road.
Mine too.
I'm upset I haven't done it sooner.
Its on my list for today

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