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Old 01-24-2013, 07:17 AM
D C D C is offline
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Originally Posted by piston slapper View Post
The going rate for rebuilding a Kawasaki twin cyl is 8 to 10 hours at shop labor rate ...plus parts..
That includes machine work and a 90 day warranty on parts and labor...
Oversizing the cylinders or grinding the crank are generally not worth doing...by the time you add the extra parts and labor involved...
Don't forget about the sales taxes. They add up quick when you get near $1000...
Thanks. That could certainly turn the tables against a rebuild in most cases. Especially for a Kaw (imho, based on the problems I've seen as prevalent)

Since my ZTR isn't being used as a plow this year, I think I'll dive in for a look-see in the next month or so.
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