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My new toy

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by DoetschOutdoor, Aug 2, 2006.

  1. DoetschOutdoor

    DoetschOutdoor LawnSite Bronze Member
    from S. IL
    Messages: 1,818

    In case we have any other fellow dirtbikers on here, I thought I'd post my new 06' Yz250F for your viewing pleasure
    So far, she has: Yoshimura exhaust, black excel rims, black renthal sprocket, renthal bars, works connection hot start, and a few other goodies. The best part is, it only took me 30 minutes to aerate and seed my local parts manager's yard and I was lucky enough to have been able to pick the bike up from the dealer with most of this stuff already on it, at little or no charge.

    I also posted some regular, straight stripes from my 48" Ferris wb






  2. Jeds_Lawn_Care

    Jeds_Lawn_Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 304

    Stripes look awsome. Nice bike
  3. J&R Landscaping

    J&R Landscaping LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,095

    Awsome!! Have you had the bike on the track yet?
  4. LawnmanJ

    LawnmanJ LawnSite Member
    Messages: 34

    Very nice stripes, The bike is Really nice. Yamaha makes some nice stuff, and I guess you get what you pay for. I am more of a Kawasaki guy but hey its all good man.
  5. DoetschOutdoor

    DoetschOutdoor LawnSite Bronze Member
    from S. IL
    Messages: 1,818

    O yea, the bike has been on the track quite a few times and I love it compared to my 04' that I had before this one. Yamaha recalled all of the valves in the 2006's because the guys that raced every weekend were blowing motors but I just got mine back from the dealer after they replaced the valves. 4.1 hours of work at 80/hour would not have been fun to pay for thank god yamaha stands behind their work. Best part is, I swing by my parts managers house once a week and take 15 mins to mow his yard and then anytime I need something riding related, I just head up to the shop and remind him of how bad he hates cutting grass:)
  6. stumpjumper

    stumpjumper LawnSite Member
    Messages: 183

    Nice bike man, just looking at it makes my collarbone and ankle hurt. Voted best crash of the year 1974 Cimmaron Valley Raceway:
  7. DoetschOutdoor

    DoetschOutdoor LawnSite Bronze Member
    from S. IL
    Messages: 1,818

    Yea, sometimes it gives me that feeling too...I too have broke the collarbone, 7 bones in my right foot, and ive got some nice titanium hardware in my left wrist. But all those crashes came before the new four strokes, which I seem to get into less troubled situations with
  8. FearThisDeere

    FearThisDeere LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,154

    Looks great. I love the look of the Yamahas.
  9. zero_turn_freak

    zero_turn_freak LawnSite Member
    Messages: 112

    Great bike, I used to have a Kawasaki klx 110 that I fooled around on on the street.
  10. Jerry and Sons

    Jerry and Sons LawnSite Member
    from Pa
    Messages: 249

    Still not walking form a crash on April 2 2006. be carefull. I am only 31 and i have new hip and titanium rod in my femur.

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