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Forum: Foreman 450   10-30-2018, 01:25 PM
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Posted By ChiefSam
Before I do buy the piston, rings and valves is...

Before I do buy the piston, rings and valves is there any certain type I have to buy or anything that works for my bike is fine. I'm not looking on getting the most expensive parts my 98 450 is beat...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-30-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By ChiefSam
I'll try and look again later on. I barley have...

I'll try and look again later on. I barley have any day light left to look at it right.

I'm diffenetly gonna get new rings and maybe piston also. What am I looking for on the timing chain. ?
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Forum: Foreman 450   10-30-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By ChiefSam
Well there is3 rings with the thicker one in the...

Well there is3 rings with the thicker one in the middle is that's a ring.

I also couldn't find the timing change. Where exactly is it.
Forum: Foreman 450   10-28-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By ChiefSam
I guess that is a lot of carbon. I have also only...

I guess that is a lot of carbon. I have also only ridden the bike out in local parks like 7 times not including ridding aroundmy land here an there.

I took the base off and the piston looked...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-27-2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By ChiefSam
Sounds like a lot of doing. The piston and...

Sounds like a lot of doing.

The piston and everything in the base is about a year old so I think it should be good. The bike ran awesome besides the backfiring but it only did it every now and...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-26-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By ChiefSam
I hadn't gotten time to remove the valves but...

I hadn't gotten time to remove the valves but will tommorow and I'll send you some pics of them.

To slip the cylinder off you mean remove the cylinder base? If so I'll probably end up doing that...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-23-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By ChiefSam
I'll remove it and give it a good cleaning. How...

I'll remove it and give it a good cleaning. How do you know if it's a bad valve.

I always use non ethanol fule for my bike but if not regular. It might be to much carbon from running rich

In...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-22-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By ChiefSam
I don't think oil has been burning I always check...

I don't think oil has been burning I always check it and always looks fine. The exhaust backfires every now and then when letting go off gas I don't know if that's because too rich or lean. I have...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-22-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By ChiefSam
That was just carbon I guess what you said it...

That was just carbon I guess what you said it was. I just wanted to know if something went bad or it was just junk in there.
Forum: Foreman 450   10-22-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By ChiefSam
The smaller valve looks done

The smaller valve looks done
Forum: Foreman 450   10-22-2018, 06:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 715
Posted By ChiefSam
Cylinder head

OK so I got a 98 450s and am replacing the cylinder head that I busted up from exhaust bolts. What am I looking at in this picture of the cylinder. Is it mad for just gunk. There isn't any scoring on...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-25-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By ChiefSam
I put cables on my starter and hook it up to my...

I put cables on my starter and hook it up to my truck battery. It spun like new but the starter wasn't the problem. The battery was weak I took it to advance Auto parts and got it back today. Put it...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-24-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By ChiefSam
I just installed new brushes on my starter and...

I just installed new brushes on my starter and nothing. Solonoid is still clicking. My battery is at 12 volts without charging it or anything but when I try to start it the battery drains but goes...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-22-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By ChiefSam
You think it's the starter then? I'll clean it...

You think it's the starter then? I'll clean it up good this evening and see what happens. What about the small led looking pecies I know theyt shouldn't be broken like that. What do I do if the...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-21-2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 277
Posted By ChiefSam
New to starters

I was having trouble with my bike starting. I checked all my fuses and all were good besides main fuse. I changed it with a link fuse that wasn't the same but a little similar.

Bike still didn't...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-12-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By ChiefSam
I'll take a look at the manual. Where do you get...

I'll take a look at the manual. Where do you get a maintainer from I never even heard of it. I can run my for an hour now and in there or five days it starts right up and everything works good. Well...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-11-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 348
Posted By ChiefSam
battery power

I wanna know how many mods I can hook up to my battery. I currently have a 10in cooling fan and 15in led bar. I been wanting to get some sound so that might tag in along with a winch. I'm just...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-11-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
How bout that stoppe. I wanna thank everyone for...

How bout that stoppe. I wanna thank everyone for the posts y'all good people.
Forum: Foreman 450   08-08-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
What would make a bearing shatter in the left...

What would make a bearing shatter in the left rear if the stopper is placed in ?
Forum: Foreman 450   08-08-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
I kid y'all not the stopper was not in my axle. I...

I kid y'all not the stopper was not in my axle. I have taken off axle twice now but that first time when I removed the hub all I saw was a shattered bearing and seal took tube off and still saw just...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-08-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
I'm telling y'all I put all parts back on on...

I'm telling y'all I put all parts back on on spot. Or maybe not I'll have to double check and see if it laying around. Can that part shatter inside while installed. ?
Forum: Foreman 450   08-08-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
All bearings were snug tight specially left seal....

All bearings were snug tight specially left seal. I'm pretty sure now I don't have stopper bearing so I'll have to get one. I could sear though that I don't think I saw it when first removed. I'm...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-07-2018, 11:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
OK so my hubs were placed right. My bearing was...

OK so my hubs were placed right. My bearing was blown again and the outer edge of my axle tube was grinded down from friction withh hub but I still don't know anything about the stop bearing. When to...
Forum: Foreman 450   08-07-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
Or is this the hub that was suppose to go on the...

Or is this the hub that was suppose to go on the left.
Forum: Foreman 450   08-07-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,049
Posted By ChiefSam
Well my new bearing is gone. I don't see that...

Well my new bearing is gone. I don't see that stop piece your talking about is it behind or in front the hub. My hub was grinding with bearing ?
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