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  1. Post Rebuild Help

    Foreman 450
    Hello from Florida everyone! My name is Dustin. New to the Forum/thread but have been reading a lot of the threads over past couple weeks. Here's my issue. I did a top end rebuild. New cylinder, piston,rings, head machined ect. Put it back together to find it seeming 180 out ontime. I pulled...
  2. 450es Engine Swap problem

    Foreman 450
    Hello all, I bought an year 2000 Foreman 450es for cheap, because of a blown engine. I bought another 450es (was told from an year 2001) engine that was from a wrecked unit. Also, I'm not a full mechanic, more of a fix-anything monkey, so, I apologize if this topic is seemingly stupid... My...
  3. 450es gear reduction install.. now it won’t move!

    Foreman 450
    So I installed Gear reduction I bought off eBay 14% this weekend and now it won’t move. I’m a truck mechanic by trade and I can’t figure out what’s wrong. Everything wen back together exactly how it came off . Only thing I can think off is maybe the centrifugal clutch got messed up when I took...
  4. Foreman 450es smothering itself when full throttle applied

    Foreman 450
    Hi all, I’m new to the forum so sorry for any errors, I have a 1998 Honda foreman 450. When the engine heats up and I apply full throttle it sometimes smothers itself only giving me 1/2 power. Sometimes if I let off the throttle it will come back right straight away. Sometimes it completely...
  5. Props are due!

    Foreman 450
    I recently acquired an 01 foreman 450 es. I was having difficulty locating the correct meter (critically damaged in a rollover), and found this website. One member in particular @AKATV was incredibly helpful to me and is very knowledgeable with this machine. Not only did he walk me through...
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