KLR650 Drive Chain Control

KLR650 Drive Chain Control

17 years ago, Elden discovered the KLR650 was lacking a very important part – it had no upper chain control wheel. Every other long-travel bike he had ever owned had some way of keeping the chain running smoothly without flopping around and hitting things – but not the KLR. Elden ended up drilling a hole […]

Gearing and Fueling

Gearing and Fueling

Elden fields many calls from customers and readers. Although I normally handle the “Contact Patch” duties, here’s a summary of a conversation Elden recently enjoyed: It’s great to talk to folks that “get it.” Jim Walton is one of those people. He recently called about a gearing change for his KLR650, and it was immediately […]