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post #76 of 77 Old 06-16-2017, 12:12 PM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by jd41 View Post
I love small engine bike turning characteristics.

I've been reading up on the KTM and it's inevitable to blow the head gaskets. Most racers are resurfacing the head and using aftermarket gaskets to prevent the head warpage due to overheating. Some also run their engines slightly rich to reduce temperatures.
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post #77 of 77 Old 06-17-2017, 06:45 AM
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just FYI I saw someone talking about the ktm 390. Here close to me there is a new old stock RC390 cup. website shows $8,499 asking price but I would assume it could be had for less.

2015 KTM RC 390 cup for sale in Little Rock, AR | Riggs Outdoor (501) 562-9448
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