Mods tagged #Farkle



1997 Suzuki Dr650
Drivetrain
NSU Fix
The screws that hold the NSU in place have a habit of coming loose. Replaced with bolts and safety wired them in place as well as loctite. Easier than expected and mandatory.
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Buy now 1997 Suzuki Dr650
Storage
Rear Top Rack Install
Installed budget aftermarket rear rack. Fitment was OK. A little challenging to install. Once installed, it's been solid.
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1997 Suzuki Dr650
: Storage
Side boxes
Racks and Panniers are high on my list. The DR has no built in storage or stock racks. The Tusk rack is by far the best bang for your buck.
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1997 Suzuki Dr650
: Armor
Hand Guards
Stock handguards were missing on my bike. Really need some to cut wind on my hands while commuting as well as protect hands and levers while off road.
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1997 Suzuki Dr650
: Electrical
Install Heated Grips
Received these for Christmas. Really looking forward to installing these. Also replacing the throttle tube.
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1997 Suzuki Dr650
Performance
Manual Hand Choke Mod
Choke cable had seized so I replaced it with a manual hand choke that I fabricated. Has been working for 6 months with no issues. Make sure to loctite the knob
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1997 Suzuki Dr650
Drivetrain
Cam Chain Tensioner Gasket
Replaced failing gasket with new OEM gasket. Was a pain in the ass. Needed a second person to help. Should have bought the proper tool.
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1997 Suzuki Dr650
Drivetrain
Upper Chainroller Removal
The upper chain roller has a tendency to come off and damage the frame. Removed it and plugged hole with spare bolt I had lying around.

1997 Suzuki Dr650
Safety
Neutral Safety Switch removal
Disabled the safety switches on the bike

1997 Suzuki Dr650
Safety
Clutch Safety Switch removal
Disabled the safety switches on the bike

1997 Suzuki Dr650
Safety
Kickstand safety switch removal
Disabled the safety switches on the bike

1997 Suzuki Dr650
Performance
Procycle Jet Kit
Rebuilt carb, changed jetting, replaced fuel/air mix screw, replaced o-rings. Used pars in Procycle jet kit.
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