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Forum: Other Honda Motorcycles   08-07-2013, 09:30 PM
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Posted By stevo585
Don't forget the Ninja 650 has 72 hp @ the...

Don't forget the Ninja 650 has 72 hp @ the crank....so new design is def possible...
Forum: Other Honda Motorcycles   04-05-2013, 02:36 PM
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Posted By stevo585
My ninja 650 doesn't have a water temp either...

My ninja 650 doesn't have a water temp either just the overheat light. I could care less about it really. The 500 does seem to be a little weak in its power to weight ratio. The ninjas put down mid...
Forum: Other Motorcycles   03-13-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,107
Posted By stevo585
I retract my statement "upgraded". Lets say...

I retract my statement "upgraded". Lets say "changed" bikes haha.

But honestly there's more to the 650 than just the engine size. I was trying to get that point across as my opinion about less...
Forum: Other Motorcycles   03-11-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,107
Posted By stevo585
I was just giving my opinion...as someone asked....

I was just giving my opinion...as someone asked. Ride what you like :). But yes the 650r is more to insure and maybe to maintain (I really don't know yet). At least it doesn't have that initial valve...
Forum: Other Motorcycles   03-10-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,107
Posted By stevo585
Giko, what can I say the bike is awesome! The...

Giko, what can I say the bike is awesome! The only better thing the cbr has is fuel economy. I got 75 vs 45 on my 650. I'm a weekend rider so I don't really care at least it still runs on regular 87...
Forum: Other Motorcycles   02-23-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,107
Posted By stevo585
Hey guys thanks for the nice comments. I scored a...

Hey guys thanks for the nice comments. I scored a leftover '12 in metallic black for 6500 it was a good deal plus almost 3K for my trade in.

Anyways the bike is much more comfortable for my 6'2"...
Forum: Other Motorcycles   02-16-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,107
Posted By stevo585
leaving...upgrading to a ninja 650

Hey everyone its been nice here, lots of great info from everyone! I found a good deal on a leftover black ninja 650. The bike feels real nice, even a bit more upright seating than the CBR. The CBR...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   02-11-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,515
Posted By stevo585
My speedo seems accurate via radar signs. I'm at...

My speedo seems accurate via radar signs. I'm at 6400-6500 rpm at 60mph when I was on the stock 14t. Run a 13t now...
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   02-07-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,086
Posted By stevo585
Interesting video of 300cc CBR

CBR250 bore up 300cc and using Speedsparks Piggyback by HKU racing Indonesia - YouTube

Seems very quick, think the video is sped up?
Forum: CBR250 Performance   01-27-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,093
Posted By stevo585
Its off by the same percentage of gearing change....

Its off by the same percentage of gearing change. Its around 6% with a 13T (I have one). So a reading of 50 mph on the speedo is actually 47.
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   01-22-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,592
Posted By stevo585
Progressive here too...around $250/yr. 28 yr old...

Progressive here too...around $250/yr. 28 yr old with clean record.
Forum: CBR250 Performance   01-22-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,093
Posted By stevo585
What kind of mpg drop do you guys see with the...

What kind of mpg drop do you guys see with the DFC?
Forum: CBR250 Performance   01-21-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By stevo585
To much money...

To much money...
Forum: Other Honda Motorcycles   01-21-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 233,705
Posted By stevo585
My lowest was 72 when bike was new. Avg is now...

My lowest was 72 when bike was new. Avg is now around 75-78 and I'm not trying but I do always run in 6th above 40mph. However I rev to 8-9k all the time. Of course I live in florida where its flat...
Forum: CBR250 Performance   01-20-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By stevo585
Holding power above 9k?

Has anyone tried anything that would help? I'm thinking velocity stacks may be the answer. Although none are marketed yet.
Forum: CBR250 Performance   01-12-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 794
Posted By stevo585
wet 10 shot nitrous coming soon!

I know *gasp*.I wouldn't think that would over stress the motor too much since many people run this on chinese GY6 150cc scooters with success.

It less than $100 to replace the piston/rings. It...
Forum: CBR250 Parts and Accessories   01-06-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,147
Posted By stevo585
Your right sounds like a scooter lol.

Your right sounds like a scooter lol.
Forum: CBR250 Parts and Accessories   01-06-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,147
Posted By stevo585
I think doing a dual exhaust, however...

I think doing a dual exhaust, however unpractical, with unequal length headers would break up the single cylinder "thumping" sound. By mistiming the pulse through the mufflers it should give a...
Forum: CBR250 Appearance and Modifications   12-29-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 757
Posted By stevo585
I have the same track side stand. Works great, I...

I have the same track side stand. Works great, I recommend.
Forum: Honda CBR250 General Discussion   12-28-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,865
Posted By stevo585
I've used the ticket clinic lawyers twice before...

I've used the ticket clinic lawyers twice before for speeding tickets. I had adjudication withheld on both which means I just have to pay the fine and court fees but no points or record. Its more...
Forum: CBR250 Performance   12-28-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 11,167
Posted By stevo585
Semi-new owner here. I got my 2012 in June and...

Semi-new owner here. I got my 2012 in June and put 2500 miles on it since. I have seen a low of 72 and high of 81 mpg. I'm a weekend warrior btw not usually a commuter.

I should join fuelly...
Forum: Other Motorcycles   12-28-2012, 08:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,400
Posted By stevo585
Doesn't the ninja 650 do 0-60 in the low 4 sec...

Doesn't the ninja 650 do 0-60 in the low 4 sec range and a quarter mile in the 12's? This is definitely not slow....

I think this or a Ducati 696 is my next bike. Still going to keep the CBR...
Forum: CBR250 Performance   12-20-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,848
Posted By stevo585
If I'm shifting fast - I just roll off the...

If I'm shifting fast - I just roll off the throttle about 50% then tap the clutch lever (pull it about an inch or two back) and lift firmly on the shifter. This makes a nice quick smooth shift much...
Forum: CBR250 Problems and Issues   12-14-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,422
Posted By stevo585
So about 35mm of slack is the "sweet...

So about 35mm of slack is the "sweet spot"?
Forum: CBR250 Problems and Issues   12-13-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,422
Posted By stevo585
The chain noise is not super loud but I can hear...

The chain noise is not super loud but I can hear the louder "whurr" or however you describe it. It does only make the sound when on light throttle, on deceleration its not noticeable. Heavy throttle...
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