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View Poll Results: What would you do?
REBUILD - Husaberg will never die 5 100.00%
Rebuild - I support you financially in exchange for a good rebuild tread 0 0%
Set the bike on fire and sing a song 0 0%
Just sell it as is and buy a yellow Vespa 0 0%
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May 31st, 2018, 06:18 AM   #11
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I Ride: Husaberg FE650e 2001 - Kawasaki KX450F 2010
Great! Than Im woundering If i should just rebuild the engine while at it... Is there any rebuild kit Included every gasket, bearing and so for the job?
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May 31st, 2018, 06:19 AM   #12
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Re. the shims: There's info from Bushmechanic on the forum about the mechanical properties the shims need to have (he's a mechanical engineer iirc - the info is solid), as in thickness and material (as well as info on shims that KTM supply with a similar kit - a dual-valve-spring kit for ATV motors as I recall?). I'm not sure about the tolerance from spring to head body and don't recall any discussions on it, but it does look quite tight? I do know that members have machined the head to adjust the spring fit.

You might see some old arguments frozen in time when you look, but there's good info there
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May 31st, 2018, 06:21 AM   #13
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I don't recall seeing a kit out there. I'd get high-quality bearings from a general bearing shop. Local or online. I'd go with NTN in general based on Bushie's recommendations. I had very good results with the France-based online store 123bearing.com when ordering for my DR-Z.

If you'd enjoy the rebuild work, then absolutely go for it. (I would!)
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