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  1. midlife

    Fuel Mixture ?

    Years of oil build up in exhaust Only way to get it out take pipe off blow torch it out Do it in sections. keep at it till flames stop coming out
  2. sounds like you already know the answer Just in case you don't I had a 300 Sherco 2016 never once let me down
  3. Can you get a ride on another Gasgas to see if there is any difference . 4th/5th is horible
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    trs v sherco v beta

    Had a 2016 300 sherco had it up until March All that was changed Chain and spockets Brake pads Wheel bearings Oils
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    trs v sherco v beta

    Have had Gasgas in past must have worst gear box the jump from 4th/5th. Honda gear leaver shaft, glass would be stronger .Friend had a new 300r honda I rode one section on broke gear shaft both of us could not believe it happened because there was no noticeable impact. Also soft prop stands .sump shields .and casings
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    trs v sherco v beta

    All I want to know are TRS trials bikes more or less reliable than Sherco and Beta
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    Beta 4t carb

    Was thinking about buying 300 4t . Somone told me the carb is a b####d to get off and on, if this is the case a might have second thoughts. I usually clean the carb before each event.
  8. No. been down that road Go 300 if pos
  9. What are the trials bike makers going to do. I would think there will still be a lot of 2020 models unsold out there ,will they bring out a 2021 model (new stickers) or not.
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    Fantic 300 Forks

    try moto swm he will do new stantions I got new pair from him last year for my 240.
  11. How far are you allowed to mod a twin shock before it is classed as a special . Has anyone be banned, and what with. PS not talking pre 65 its just bonkers.
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    Front brake arm

    Oh I take it by the change of subject I have came up with the answer why the lever points to the rear. Next topic FARMING
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    Front brake arm

    Thanks folks So if there is a benefit to having the arm in the forwards position it is marginal BUT there is less or no chance of the arm getting damaged by a rock or any anything else we might find or our merry way round if pointing to the rear.
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    Front brake arm

    If both shoes have the same contact area what shoe it makes no difference what shoe is the lead shoe because they are not directional
  15. We all love the sport but we have to remember it is a minority sport. How many bikes do the manufactures make each year and how much money do they make. It will be frightening how much it will cost to do the World Championship.
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    Front brake arm

    Was at a trial yesterday and a very kind person gave me a tip. He said that if I turned the front brake arm so that it was pointing forwards that it would work better. He then tried to explain that if the top shoe grips before the bottom shoe the brake works better. All I want to know is he talking p***
  17. bore 69mm ,overall hieght 75mm, center pin to crown32mm, pin dia 18mm There is also letter stamped on crowm A to G
  18. I would leave it where it is. Just looks like a money pit. Buy a runner
  19. MX trousers come with better protection from heat and falling off and last longer. Last years stock cheaper as well
  20. What type of oil would you use
  21. Think of a number x2+10-40x/y=the number you want. I took measurements off of my Sherco rear spindle to footrest take a size off of your Montesa
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