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Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 20th, 2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By nocturncal
I think so. My prior orders have all arrived...

I think so. My prior orders have all arrived later than they normally do.

In the case of my crankcase hose, there is no ETA update per Kawasaki dealer in SF...so I'm just waiting till they are...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 19th, 2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By nocturncal
Perfect, thanks! Unfortunately the hose is...

Perfect, thanks!

Unfortunately the hose is leaking from where the metal crimp (? Not sure what to call it) meets the rubber hose.

Waiting on the part. Hopefully it comes in soon
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 19th, 2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,535
Posted By nocturncal
I bought one of those front stands that lift the...

I bought one of those front stands that lift the front end up using the forks, and yup those things are scary. I rarely use and use triple tree pin instead.

When I first started working on my...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 14th, 2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 459
Posted By nocturncal
Oil Pressure Hose Leaking

So I have the hose on the outside of the crankcase that pulls oil from the crankcase, through the oil pressure sensor, to the cams and it's leaking. I bought a new hose, but am wondering - do I need...
Forum: 1986 - 2007 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 13th, 2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 761
Posted By nocturncal
Found this in another post ...

Found this in another post

https://faq.ninja250.org/wiki/Hose_routing_for_California_emissions/3_line_fuel_tanks

On the 49 state tank there's the one hose outlet (drain).
49 state models have...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 13th, 2020, 12:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By nocturncal
Awesome man, thanks for the info! In that case,...

Awesome man, thanks for the info! In that case, is it worth it to add a GSXR shock or just go to the track with my stock rear shock? I originally thought it would be a cheap upgrade to the rear to...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 11th, 2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By nocturncal
What's a Rear Shock's Lifespan? Setting Up Rear Sag...

So I'm setting up my sag on my stock rear shock and planning on buying a GSXR shock 03-04 with a spring rate of 8.6 kg/mm, which from another thread is appropriate for a 172-181 lb rider (which...
Forum: 1986 - 2007 Ninja 250R Tech Talk June 5th, 2020, 10:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 697
Posted By nocturncal
Question - if someone is running their bike...

Question - if someone is running their bike daily, using fuel stabilizer with their gas, how often do you recommend rebuilding/cleaning the 250 carbs? Not sure how often as there's no set...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Farkles June 5th, 2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,415
Posted By nocturncal
Hey can you PM me a link, or post if it's...

Hey can you PM me a link, or post if it's allowed? Thanks!
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 30th, 2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 24,660
Posted By nocturncal
I'm thinking about grabbing an 03-04 GSXR 1000...

I'm thinking about grabbing an 03-04 GSXR 1000 shock. I'm 176lbs without gear and I've got a SW Motech rack in the back that adds some weight. I just added 0.75kg racetech springs w/ 15w fork oil. ...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 30th, 2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 24,660
Posted By nocturncal
Thanks for that! Hmm seems I need to cut a big...

Thanks for that! Hmm seems I need to cut a big portion of the plastics to get the shock to fit. Worried about rain getting in, as I ride this rain or shine.

Maybe I could use a small lithium...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 30th, 2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 24,660
Posted By nocturncal
Awesome man, good info I've been searching around...

Awesome man, good info I've been searching around for something like this. Been considering the GSXR shock upgrade for a while.

Btw does anyone have any pics of the cutout they had to do to the...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 17th, 2020, 01:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 484
Posted By nocturncal
Yeah the more I research the I'm leaning towards...

Yeah the more I research the I'm leaning towards Vortex. The one thing I forgot to think about when looking at the Ali Express rearsets is the rear brake sensor. Looks like many of them don't have...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 14th, 2020, 05:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 484
Posted By nocturncal
AliExpress Rearsets?

Has anyone tried AliExpress rear sets? My OEM left rearset is broken, and I'm debating on whether I should purchase a used left OEM rearset with shifter on eBay (~$75-$110) or go ahead with...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 9th, 2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,603
Posted By nocturncal
Damn man....I feel you. Right after I bought a...

Damn man....I feel you. Right after I bought a new set of Dunlop gpr 300s a year ago, I took a nail to my tire and ended up needing to get another rear. There's definitely a new tire gremin that...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 9th, 2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,129
Posted By nocturncal
For me they were set at 1 1/2 left and 1 1/4...

For me they were set at 1 1/2 left and 1 1/4 right from factory. ��
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 9th, 2020, 01:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,603
Posted By nocturncal
Michellin now makes the Pilot Road 5s in 140/70...

Michellin now makes the Pilot Road 5s in 140/70 17 if you're willing to go a size up on the rear, and 110/70 17, same size as stock, on the front. I like the 140 in the rear, feels more stable on...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 9th, 2020, 01:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,035
Posted By nocturncal
This is great info. I had this problem 2 months...

This is great info. I had this problem 2 months back and my head cap ended up being the problem.


I feel your pain, i did valve adjustments and all, and who would have thought the fricken gas...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 9th, 2020, 12:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,350
Posted By nocturncal
Yeah, thank goodness nothing bad happened. Scary...

Yeah, thank goodness nothing bad happened. Scary when it happened tho, I thought I was gone be stranded on the bay bridge in a heavy downpour
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 9th, 2020, 12:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,350
Posted By nocturncal
I've got a K&N filter, and had just cleaned it...

I've got a K&N filter, and had just cleaned it <300 mi ago

It's possible that the wires could have gotten wet. There were water droplets that got into both spark plug holes. Though prior to...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk May 9th, 2020, 12:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,350
Posted By nocturncal
bike runs fine now :D

bike runs fine now :D
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk April 5th, 2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,350
Posted By nocturncal
My Air Intake Box Got Wet Inside While Riding In the Rain

Anyone have this happen? It's raining pretty bad in San Francisco and I had to go from SF to Oakland, and my motorcycle started loosing power half way through the journey past 1/4 throttle but I was...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk March 24th, 2020, 01:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,364
Posted By nocturncal
Aftermarket Stebel Airborne Stops Working Under Hard Braking

Hey all,

I installed a Stebel air horn that works perfectly when I'm not braking hard, but when I brake hard it loses its sound temporarily until the hard braking stops.

I used a relay to power...
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk March 16th, 2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,806
Posted By nocturncal
DannoXYZ These pics are gold, thanks for...

DannoXYZ

These pics are gold, thanks for doing that.
Forum: 2008 - 2012 Ninja 250R Tech Talk March 15th, 2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,516
Posted By nocturncal
Double Checking: Front Brake Caliper Pistons Same Size as Rear Brake Caliper?

The pistons for the front and rear brake is part # 43048-1068. Can I interchange the rear pistons for front pistons?

Pistons on front have deep pitting (my fault, when I first started working on...
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