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  1. 88 fourtrax 300 4x4 starting/carb/throttle issues

    Honda FourTrax
    Hi, this is my second post here, first one over in the intro section... I’m working on getting my late dad’s fourtrax running. It sat for 12 years. I’ve rebuilt the factory carb. Soaked the carb body, blew out all the passages, installed new jets, replaced the choke cable, new air filter...
  2. 25x12-9 tires on Honda Recon - Mounted - Plus new SunF tires up front

    ATV General Discussion
    Hello friends, I mounted up new tires on my 2007 Honda Recon in preparation for our big Paiute ride this past weekend. I LOVE the look and performance of these new tires. Also loved the price. But rather than try to describe how they look, here's a video:
  3. New Ohlins Fourtrax shocks/springs (fronts and rear)

    ATV Parts for Sale
    Selling brand new, in box, Ohlins front canister gas charged shocks complete with springs and coil over hardware. Also selling rear canister gas charged shock complete with spring and coil over hardware. These Ohlins shocks are completely rebuildable and revalvable by Ohlins service centers...
  4. New in Indiana

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, just bought a beat up 1987 fourtrax 200, that's about all I know about it. Here to gain knowledge about it and offloading in general. Looking forward to picking all of your brains. Thanks in advance. Any imformation would be great, it needs plastic for sure. After that j don't know. Would...
  5. Fourtrax 250 - Going through water ?

    Honda FourTrax
    Hi all, Currently have an '08 TRX250TM fourtrax. I have allot of mates with quads such as the fourtrax 250 (and suzuki 250's, 420's etc) that like to do a fair lot of water crossings down the local river. None of us have snorkels or anything like that but i am concerned about several other...
  6. 99 TRX250 Starting issue

    Honda TRX
    Looking for some friendly advice before I tear into the carb again. My son's 250 was running well, until the battery died. After it sat for 2-3 weeks, we put a new battery in. Now it turns over well, has gas and spark, but will not start. I just cleaned the carb last year, but that probably...
  7. TRX350TM 2006 dash resets after start

    Honda Rancher
    Hi, I'm new to Honda atv's and looking for info. Everytime I start my atv it resets the dash. I set the clock and the time stays until I start it again. If I use the recoil it's ok but as soon as I hit the starter button it resets. Has anybody come across this? Ciaranie
  8. Front Gear case Oil

    Repair & Maintenance
    Hey you guys Im trying to change the front gear case oil on my 1998 Honda Fourtrax 300 and I can't figure out how to brake the plug loose? I used an 11mm socket with a ratchet but its too big and a 10mm is to small. Is there a trick to doing this or somethinG?
  9. Honda Fourtrax 300 Brakes

    Brakes & Suspension
    My 1998 Honda Fourtrax, The rear brakes lock up after I use them and I have to ride around for them to unlock. I just had all new brakes put in so I need to know how to adjust them or make them quit doing this.
  10. 91 Honda TRX 300 FW, Drain Plug Leak

    Repair & Maintenance
    I found an oil leak from my recently purchased Fourtrax. Its leaking at the drain plug. I thought it may have a worn washer on it so I went to the dealer and purchased a new washer. The washer was too small to fit on the drain plug. I verified that the washer was the correct size and part...
  11. 200sx Question

    Repair & Maintenance
    Hello all, I just bought a 1986 Honda Fourtrax 200SX for $150. The only problem is it has no carb and I can not find out from anywhere on the web what the carb size is. If anyone could please help me it would be greatly appreciated. Also suggestions on what carb I should buy for it would be...
  12. Wheel Cylinders TRX300FW 1991

    Brakes & Suspension
    I just purchased an 1991 4x4 Fourtrax ATV that needs work on the brake system. I am basically replacing most of the parts inside the brake assembly. I was looking for the wheel cylinders specifically and found them for sale at Cheap Cycle Parts. My question is this... I was looking at the...
  13. 91 TRX 300 FW, Oil Leak

    Repair & Maintenance
    I'm storing my recently purchased Quad at my uncles place and he moved last week and notice a puddle of what he thought was oil under it. What typicall goes out on these. Oil seal? Crankcase gasket? Thanks
  14. 93, TRX 300 FW, Brake Fluid Leak

    Repair & Maintenance
    My uncle's Foutrax is leaking brake fluid. He says he fills up the master cylinder and its empty the next day. What should I look for on this? It is likely a leaky master cylinder or brake line?
  15. TRX 300 FW, Piston Kit

    Honda FourTrax
    The compression in my '91 is a little low and it seems to be lacking power. I was thinking about taking it apart this winter and putting in a piston kit. Would I be better off having the cylinder bored over and buying an oversized piston and rings from Honda or going with a higher compression...
  16. Honda TRX 300 FW, Wrong Oil, Clutch Slip

    Repair & Maintenance
    I changed the oil in my fourtrax with automotive motor oil (before I purchased the manual and learned how the wet clutch and friction modifiers work). I drained the oil and filled it with Honda GN4 and the clutch still slips if under load. Is there a way to "flush" the oil out? I didn't change...
  17. 91 TRX 300 FW Carb Rebuild Float Level Gauge

    Repair & Maintenance
    I just purchased a carb rebuild kit for my 91 Fourtrax TRX 300 FW and the manual outlines the use of a float level gauge. Is it really necessary to purchase this gauge and measure it. I found the gauge on Ebay for $50, but it seems spendy as the rebuild kit was $20 and I could buy a new carb...
  18. 91 trx 300 fw low compression

    Repair & Maintenance
    Hi All - I checked the compression on a quad I recently bought and it is a little low (170 compared to 178 - 206 spec in the manual). Is this anything I should be concerned with? What is the most common cause of poor compression? Overall the quad is in really good shape for 91 and seemed...
  19. 1990 trx300 4x4 chirping

    Repair & Maintenance
    My father and I are digging the old quad out of the garage after being parked for the last decade or more. It was put away because of a strange chirping noise coming from the motor. We are not sure if it is the vavle train as it starts right up, and runs like a champ. motor seems to run with...
  20. '04 TRX400FA Limp Mode

    Repair & Maintenance
    :icon_eek: First off - found some great reference material here, looks to be some helpful folks here. I'm located in southwestern Ontario, Canada. Bought a 2004 Honda Fourtrax TRX400FA a couple months ago. Great price, low km's, but alas there were issues. It kept going into limp mode...
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