The DR650SE: Reliability Is Its Middle Name

The DR650SE: Reliability Is Its Middle Name

We recently heard from Emily and Jay Wilgus, who are continuing on their ride from Ann Arbor, Michigan all the way to the southern tip of South America. They have already logged about 7500 miles as they ride into Colombia. As mentioned in a previous article, they are riding twin DR650SE’s set-up and prepped by Jay with technical […]

What To Fix On My KLR650

What To Fix On My KLR650

The number one thing that needs attention on every KLR650 is replacing the rear shock spring with the correct spring rate for the total load weight that’s carried every time you ride. That’s the rider with normal riding gear (usually 15 – 20 lbs) and any other added weight like boxes, bags, bars, guards, braces, food, clothing etc. […]