TW200 Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
TW200 Forum

Forum for all TW200 Owners/enthusiasts
 
HomeHome  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log in  

 

 ? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed

Go down 
AuthorMessage
bruisr



Posts : 1
Points : 3
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2010-06-04
Location : Boulder City, Nevada

? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed Empty
PostSubject: ? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed   ? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed Empty6/4/2010, 9:02 pm

I'm in the process of researching on TW200-and I wish I would have purchased one instead of my KLR 650 (way too heavy for my needs in trail riding-and its been sold). One thing I didn't like about the KLR was it was only electric start-and conversion to also a kick start was quite involved-as it seem to be also for the TW200. ? last year of both electric start and kick start. ? TW200 5 speed-or were they 4 speed in the earlier years?. Lastly was there a production year that I should be aware of any major modifications improvements?
Back to top Go down
mrgizmow1

mrgizmow1

Posts : 250
Points : 245
Reputation : 6
Join date : 2008-12-21
Age : 71
Location : Paradise, Calif

? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed Empty
PostSubject: Re: ? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed   ? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed Empty6/5/2010, 2:23 am

My guess on the year for the kstart change is 2000. I have added a kick starter to my 2006 and it is not a big project, in my opinion. Lots of forum members have older bikes. No 'major' problems with any, but it is suggested that when the bike was introduced in the late 80's the electrics had a couple of glitches. Once in the 90's those issues were resolved and the bike changed very little. I believe the trans has always been a five speed. 90's bikes had front drum, 2000's use disk, but both seem to work fine and have not generally been a deal breaker. Lots more info on the Yamaha TW trailways forum. Gerry

_________________
Be safe my Friend......
Back to top Go down
http://mrgizmow@aol.com
 
? last year of Kick start production/? all TW200 electric start & 5 speed
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Second year - do I start over with soil or use old stuff?
» Help, how do I start my compost?
» How do you get business for a start up machine shop?
» 2011 The year of the Zinnia
» 1st year strawberry question

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
TW200 Forum :: General :: Technical-
Jump to: