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Old May 30th, 2006, 02:12 PM   #1
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Picked this up a week ago but havnt taken pics until today..
2000 Honda 400EX. bought off a guy on here (cant remember screen name) JMSDodge i think.. Anyway has race cut fenders.. nerf bars. and i think its an aftermarket exhaust not realy sure.. anyway its plenty fast for me (for now)

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Old May 30th, 2006, 02:20 PM   #2
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YAY! FUN STUFF!!!



Looks like a blast!
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Old May 30th, 2006, 04:20 PM   #3
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thats a real clean 400ex. I just sold my 2001 about 2 months ago (miss it a lot). It is the most reliable quad i have ever had. I don't think there has ever been a better wheelie machine than the 400ex. It looks like ZSK from michigandirtsligners old 400ex.

As far as the exhaust goes, the muffler is stock but the header looks after market. Sort of looks like a pro curcuit header but it's hard to say. Anyways have fun and always wear your helmet and boots.
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Old May 30th, 2006, 04:22 PM   #4
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stock pipe and silencer. but a damn nice lookin quad!!! wish i had the money if pic up the play machine!!! the dirtbikes and women get all my money!!
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Old May 30th, 2006, 07:42 PM   #5
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thats a real clean 400ex. I just sold my 2001 about 2 months ago (miss it a lot). It is the most reliable quad i have ever had. I don't think there has ever been a better wheelie machine than the 400ex. It looks like ZSK from michigandirtsligners old 400ex.

As far as the exhaust goes, the muffler is stock but the header looks after market. Sort of looks like a pro curcuit header but it's hard to say. Anyways have fun and always wear your helmet and boots.
DEFINATLY a wheelie machine.. Even when u dont want it to .. it might be that dude's old one i beleive the guy i bought it off bought from that site....
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Old May 30th, 2006, 10:02 PM   #6
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nice that should be fun at silver with some paddles
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Old May 30th, 2006, 11:15 PM   #7
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nice that should be fun at silver with some paddles
hell yea !! i'll have to make a weekend trip up to ferris next yr and go with you guys..
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Old June 14th, 2008, 11:49 PM   #8
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blow it up?
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blow it up?
it's not "blown up" per say just bottom end is fucked im preatty sure.. it wont crank on starter alone if i pull the side plug i have to stand on the ratched to get it turn
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it's not "blown up" per say just bottom end is fucked im preatty sure.. it wont crank on starter alone if i pull the side plug i have to stand on the ratched to get it turn
weaksauce.
might as well throw some goodies in it while its out
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Old June 15th, 2008, 12:25 AM   #12
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might as well throw some goodies in it while its out
Goin all stock
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great machine, owned one for 2 years. The sparkplug is a PITA to get out, if you need the tool i have it still. I remember a sparkplug socket would not work because the walls are too thick on the socket.
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Old June 15th, 2008, 11:33 AM   #15
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well...if you bring it over we might port the head...
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Old June 15th, 2008, 07:39 PM   #16
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Not a bad starter quad. My buddy had one but it was slow and it was piped and jeted. Looks clean I would build it while u got it out if not then u will down the road.
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Old June 15th, 2008, 08:51 PM   #17
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well...if you bring it over we might port the head...
i pulled the valve cover off today to check it out look clean no gunk build up.. im thinkin a 416 wiseco piston 10:1 and a stage 1 hot cam I think the rod bearing is whats seized.. based on looking through my manual it uses roller bearings for main bearins and i dont think ive ever seen those sieze.. but i need money !!


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Old May 18th, 2009, 09:23 PM   #18
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Had Pyrowaves Sandblast the Frame for me.. THANKS !

and i just finished up today throwing on some fresh paint..

The stuff i used..

It's basically primer but i used it on my s10 with good results so i did this too..

Started re-assembly.


Wheels and front bumper are getting bedliner..
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Old May 19th, 2009, 08:37 PM   #19
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all reassembled minus controls waiting til i get a set of Grips so i know where to place the stuff .. and still need to order the new plastics.. And of course find a new bottom end for the motor
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Old June 15th, 2009, 08:38 PM   #20
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update


new front plastics should be here this week
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