$160 2005 yfz 450

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    well will have 2 to build from getting ready to pic up an 04 needs valves and a piston.04 was a sponsored race bike loaded with goodies:cool:for $600
     
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    well picked up the 2cnd yfz450 2005 clean title good bottom end other than bad head and missing cdi but really clean for $600.
    1.brand new Athena bbk[476cc]kid installed kit and timed it wrong tried to start and bent 3 valves
    2.aftermarket exhaust[don't remember make
    I think for now I will put 1st quads top end on this 1,get stuff to fix valves and install bbk this winter
     
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    That's a good deal on the race one
     
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    well heres the 1 im gonna keep and the bbk
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    my plan is to take the top end ct exhaust,big gun cdi,and airbox[w k&n and outerwears] from the $160 quad,and put it all on the black and orange 1.am keeping the motor with cracked case then part out the rest to get some of my $$$ back,oh and gonna save bbk for now:cool:
     
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    well my total so far was $820 including fuel used to pick up quads and parts to swap top ends.Now I sold the paddles that came with 1 for $40.So total now is $780:cool::cool:
     
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    You have to be kidding me. Where do you find these deals ?
     
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    I put up ads and people call from time to time
     
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    I have seen Harley operate first hand, the guy is gifted!

    I wanted a bike to ride when I was staying at his place, within an hour, he had 2 lined up for me to buy, and cheap too!

    When I left to come home, I gave them to him as a token of our appreciation.
     
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    Thank you Blaaster,some times the deals just land on me LOL.
     
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    guess im going Athena big bore kit after all.Cylinder and piston I was gonna use are scored bad atena cylinder and piston are in new condition[never ran]just need rings now,a new battery and solenoid.does any 1 know if I need big bore gaskets or can I use regular 1s
     
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    before pics of head gonna clean up a bit and install new valve guide seals
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