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Forum: Foreman 450   Yesterday, 02:11 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By jeepwm69
350 Rancher has the same transmission regardless...

350 Rancher has the same transmission regardless of whether it's ES or footshift.


The 450 ES has a weaker transmission than the footshift 450. Different gears, so converting is fine on some...
Forum: Foreman 400   11-18-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 36
Posted By jeepwm69
Have to have spacers for the rear.

Have to have spacers for the rear.
Forum: Community Help   11-18-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 365
Posted By jeepwm69
Hope yall don't screw this board up too.

Hope yall don't screw this board up too.
Forum: Foreman 500   11-14-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 263
Posted By jeepwm69
Just out of curiosity, do you ever test the local...

Just out of curiosity, do you ever test the local gas for ethanol? Wondering how much, if any, is actually in the gas.


I know the guy here said that sometimes his regular pump has ethanol in...
Forum: Honda Rancher 350, 400 & 420   11-12-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 508
Posted By jeepwm69
Yes. Will probably jump off the bench, so if you...

Yes. Will probably jump off the bench, so if you do try it, use caution!
Forum: Honda Rancher 350, 400 & 420   11-08-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 173
Posted By jeepwm69
Might be able to do it without removing the carb....

Might be able to do it without removing the carb.


I've unhooked the choke and throttle cable, loosened the hose clamps, and spun a carb upside down before to work on it (got tired of taking...
Forum: Rubicon 500   11-08-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 93
Posted By jeepwm69
Let me look this weekend and see if I might have...

Let me look this weekend and see if I might have one. I put a wiring harness on a buddy's 01 Rubicon a couple of years ago and I might still have his old harness in the shop. My shop is a disaster...
Forum: Honda Rancher 350, 400 & 420   11-07-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 173
Posted By jeepwm69
Need to clean your carb and make sure there's not...

Need to clean your carb and make sure there's not trash keeping the needle from sealing, but the 350 Ranchers are HORRIBLE about leaky carbs.


Try polishing the seat with some polishing compound...
Forum: Honda Rancher 350, 400 & 420   11-07-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 84
Posted By jeepwm69
Hondas cut off with the key. My wife's Rancher...

Hondas cut off with the key. My wife's Rancher fan always shuts off when you flip the key off.
Forum: Rubicon 500   11-07-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 93
Posted By jeepwm69
You won't be able to buy anything like that from...

You won't be able to buy anything like that from Honda without buying the whole harness.


What are you specifically looking for? (Pics would help)


I don't recall there being any seals on...
Forum: Honda Rancher 350, 400 & 420   11-05-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 508
Posted By jeepwm69
If you're sitting on the seat, facing forward,...

If you're sitting on the seat, facing forward, there is a square box mounted to the frame right under your right butt cheek (under the seat, of course).


That's your gear position switch.
Forum: Foreman 500   11-04-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 103
Posted By jeepwm69
You have a Rubicon, which uses the Hondamatic. ...

You have a Rubicon, which uses the Hondamatic. Download the factory service manual here, and look in section 24.


https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/11L4ZAKwg_jjLgT5CsZYM-Dpcuw00nBCu

...
Forum: Honda Rancher 350, 400 & 420   11-04-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 508
Posted By jeepwm69
So to link what toodeep and spock said, most...

So to link what toodeep and spock said, most likely your shift drum broke, and a previous owner grounded the neutral wire to trick the machine to think it's in neutral, thus allowing it to start. ...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-31-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 66
Posted By jeepwm69
I use this guy. Cheap, good covers, and nice...

I use this guy. Cheap, good covers, and nice guy.


https://www.ebay.com/usr/kentskovers4u


If he doesn't have one listed for your machine send him a message.
Forum: How-To   10-31-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 111
Posted By jeepwm69
https://www.partzilla.com/product/honda/24611-HP0-...

https://www.partzilla.com/product/honda/24611-HP0-A00?ref=c93757de5b345464e9fa7fe2eb7a98a8cedf439e

...
Forum: Foreman 500   10-31-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 129
Posted By jeepwm69
Looks interesting, but you still have to pull the...

Looks interesting, but you still have to pull the front driveshaft to get the new seal in....
Forum: Foreman 450   10-30-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 84
Posted By jeepwm69
Glad you got it fixed. Thanks for reporting back...

Glad you got it fixed. Thanks for reporting back so that others in the future might find your solution;.
Forum: How-To   10-30-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 111
Posted By jeepwm69
Take shift motor off, pull reduction gears out,...

Take shift motor off, pull reduction gears out, replace shift motor. That way you're not fighting against the shift motor and gears when you shift with the footshifter.


Pull rear cover, undo...
Forum: Off Topic   10-30-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 87
Posted By jeepwm69
My kid's pediatrician was paralyzed from the...

My kid's pediatrician was paralyzed from the waist down about 6-7 years ago riding dirt bikes in Tennessee.


He has a RZR with hand controls for throttle and gas, and hasn't let it slow him...
Forum: How-To   10-29-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 111
Posted By jeepwm69
What year is your machine?

What year is your machine?
Forum: Foreman 500   10-28-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 129
Posted By jeepwm69
Negative. Unbolt front diff and slide...

Negative.


Unbolt front diff and slide it forward, which will allow the front driveshaft to come off.


You might have to compress the front driveshaft (it's spring loaded) but it will...
Forum: New Member Intros   10-28-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 65
Posted By jeepwm69
Welcome to the board.

Welcome to the board.
Forum: Foreman 450   10-28-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,029
Posted By jeepwm69
@AKATV...

@AKATV (https://www.hondaforeman.com/member.php?u=135797) you should really consider doing this as a side hustle and charging for it.


I see a LOT of these older machines that have burnt out...
Forum: Foreman 450   10-23-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,263
Posted By jeepwm69
You need the same diameter (26) tires on the...

You need the same diameter (26) tires on the front that you have on the back.


You can run less aggressive tires on the front as long as the size is the same.
Forum: Foreman 450   10-17-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 371
Posted By jeepwm69
Lucas, prince of darkness.

Lucas, prince of darkness.
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