Question about KTM EXC 300 Motorcycles

1 Answer

Is it cheaper to re-chrome the bore on my 2001 300 or buy a new one?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 51 Answers

It is up to ur performance of the bike if u r sure that it could make something after re-chrome go for it. otherwise buy a new one.
I refer to buy a new one

Posted on Jul 31, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My mechanic is asking to re bore my bajaj pulsar 150 2006 model. Just wanted to check if i should do that or replace the entire bore piston kit


Hi, Amit it takes special equipment and skill to bore a cylinder properly so it can be guaranteed then there is the price difference if you trust your mechanic and reboring is substantially cheaper then go for it but if the difference is just a few "DRACHMA" then get the big bore kit for more information about your question and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need, please click on the links below. Good luck and have a nice day.
http://www.xbhp.com/talkies/help-me/13496-pulsar-150-rebore-new-kit-180cc.html
https://www.quora.com/What-are-the-effects-of-re-boring-a-pulsar-150-cylinder
Pulsar_DTSi_UG_III_Workshop Manual 1.pdf (1.41 MB, 9833 views) Pulsar_DTSi_UG_III_Workshop Manual 2.pdf (2.79 MB, 9913 views) Pulsar_DTSi_UG_III_Workshop Manual 3.pdf (1.54 MB, 7596 views) Pulsar_DTSi_UG_III_Workshop Manual 4.pdf (2.03 MB, 9737 views) Pulsar_DTSi_Workshop_Manual.pdf (2.98 MB, 20516 views) Pulsar_DTSi_Parts_List.pdf (2.76 MB, 11822 views)
http://mybikemanuals.com/baja/uncategorized-baja-owners-manuals

Feb 11, 2017 | 2005 Bajaj Pulsar 150

2 Answers

How to increase a 250


You can rebore to a higher cc but not normally worth the expense unless you have a damaged piston. Also many bores are chromed, so you have to get them bored, chromed and honed. Then you have to make sure you can get the oversize piston before.

For increasing speed, just take it to someone who races them.

Apr 29, 2016 | Motorcycles

1 Answer

I have a kia sorento 2003 diesel auto I have just fitted new glow plugs and there is power getting to them but the car will not start when cold


Sounds like loss of compression but i could be wrong in cases like this i fit a manual overide push in type switch ,with no relays a nice heavy wire from battery to switch then other side to the heaters .Use a decent switch designed for this not a bell push switch .if problem persists then remove the head and grind the valves in with new seals ,and remove the pistons and check for ring gap where you push a ring into the bore and measure the gap --4th per inch diameter ,ie 3 inch bore then its 12th also the side movement of the ring in the ring groove on the piston ,failing which buy a new car it could be cheaper especially if you local goverment is giving scrappage against a new car ,and get a petrol as new EEC regulations will soon outlaw diesels from urban centres ---at long last

Dec 29, 2014 | 2003 Kia Sorento

1 Answer

How to overhaual engine 4bc2??


Remove Engine From Vehicle,
Strip Engine And Wash Clean,
Take Engine Block ,Conrods,Cylinder Head To Machine Shop Ask Them To Check all Sizes For Wear Etc If Worn Beyond Usefull Limits Purchace New Liners And Pistons And Have Them Fit It For You,
Some Times The Bore Changes Shape I.E. Bore Is Oval If So They Do Supply Oversize Chrome Linners So That the Block Can Be Borred Round Before Fitthing New Linners!
Check Crank Shaft And Cam Shaft ,
Cylinder Head Should Be Presure Tested And Vave Guides Checked, Valves Should Be Checked For Wear Seating And Lapped Back In
Injector pump Service And Injectors Serviced
Get Full Overhall Gasket Set New Set Mains and Big End Bearings ,
You Should now Be ready To Re Assemble Your New engine!
Good Luck!

Mar 29, 2013 | 2002 Isuzu Trooper

1 Answer

The problem is not old fuel. Most of the folks here are talking about new units. I just bought mine last week with the same problem. A look around the internet shows that this is a trimmer issue not...


The 128 is an entry level American built machine, the C and L version has a silica bore cylinder, only the R version has a chrome bore, they do suffer with piston and bore wear, it has to be said it is not the best hobby machine out there.

Jul 22, 2011 | Garden

1 Answer

Hi my name is Jas I have an 1989 Ktm 250 I have blow the piston and rings and have damaged the cylinder inside I'm wondering if you know how I repair the cylinder? Does it need to be re- sleeved? Or...


i would look into boring it out but bdepends how bad cylinder is damaged.... maybe buy a replacement cylinder head as it would be cheaper.... hope this helps

Feb 28, 2011 | KTM MXC 250 Motorcycles

1 Answer

Lack of power and black smoke


Looks like you're burning oil, which probably means the engine's worn. Cylinders could need re-boreing, new piston rings. It may be cheaper to buy a re-conditioned engine.

Jul 01, 2010 | 2006 Renault Le Car

1 Answer

FAX machine sends darkened, bad copies


NO! This is the best Fax Machine ever made ! Your scanner is dirty. You can do it yourself.

Remove 3 chrome screws on the left side cover
remove 1 chrome screw below the power cord on the back,

Pull the cover off.

Remove the green plug on the scanner carefully
Remove the 2 chrome screws. Pull the scanner out.

Clean the 2 mirrors throughly.

Reassemble.

May 19, 2010 | Panasonic Panafax UF-890 Plain Paper Laser...

1 Answer

Kitchen Sink Single handle faucet ''pressure'' problem


By replacing the ceramic cartidge inside, however to replace it requires dismantling the tap (Mains off of course) and matching a new unit. Usually cheaper to buy a new tap.

Feb 24, 2010 | Price Pfister 34-3LC Genesis Kitchen...

1 Answer

My 02 Adv engine started knocking at around 30,000 miles I Changed the barrings and rings and the knocking stopped for about 2000 miles but now it's back. I have been told to buy a new short block rather...


if you are saying you have piston slap, you could have the cylinders bored and have oversized pistons installed, this will be cheaper than new cylenders, and just as good.

Aug 15, 2009 | 2002 BMW R 1150 GS Adventure

Not finding what you are looking for?
Motorcycles Logo

Related Topics:

45 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top KTM Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76051 Answers

Arnie Burke
Arnie Burke

Level 3 Expert

4521 Answers

Brian Anderson

Level 3 Expert

356 Answers

Are you a KTM Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...