What? Another Chain Master

What? Another Chain Master

Back in the last century I purchased my first KLR650 in the spring of 1990 with the intention of developing it for serious multisurface riding. Before major work began I installed a set of knobbies on the stock unit and headed into Baja with Bob Kornafel who was riding his XT600 Yamaha. Our two day […]

KLR650 Rear Shock

KLR650 Rear Shock

Glossary MSM – Multisurface Motorcycles/Motorcyclist MMP – Multisurface Motorcycle Products TGMP – Top Gun Motorcycle Products MSM Weight Categories Lightweight – up to 250lbs Middleweight – 250lbs – 300lbs Light-Heavyweight – 300lbs – 350lbs Heavyweight – 350lbs – 400lbs   KLR650 REAR SHOCK One of the biggest complaints made about all stock KLR650

Stock Air Filters Suck!

Stock Air Filters Suck!

Come to think of it, all air filters suck air. The problem is that some of them suck more than air. Not good! If you are an off-road rider you should service your air filter in a timely fashion or you may start sucking dirt at some point. Even if your multisurface motorcycle is kept […]

Mexiphobia

Mexiphobia

My two favorite hangouts happen to be south of the international border, which is located 20 miles from my home. About once a week I make a 200-mile round trip on my motorcycle to and from El Sauzal and Ensenada, using a variety of paved and dirt roads along the way. One of my favorite […]