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What the Flags In Motocross Mean

If you are just beginning to race, or enjoying watching a race on TV, you will notice that several flags are used to communicate between the referees and the riders.  So what do the flags in a motocross race mean? Some flags require a change in behavior of the rider, and other flags are designed

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2 stroke 4 stroke beginners
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2 Stroke or 4 Stroke Dirt Bike for Beginners

A common question when starting riding is “Which is better, a 2 stroke or 4 stroke dirt bike for beginners?” I recommend a 4 stroke dirt bike for beginners.  In this article I will go through the pros and cons of each type of bike and explain why I believe a beginner should ride a

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motocross vs supercross
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Motocross Vs Supercross – Similar? Not really…

Motocross, Supercross, Arenacross, Enduro, Trials, Hairscrambles, etc!  Dirt biking has so many different disciplines.  Today we will answer the question what is the difference between motocross and supercross? Motocross and supercross are both dirt bike racing disciplines.  Supercross is typically a shorter course that takes place in a sporting arena in the spring.  Motocross is

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Dirt bike only run on choke? 2 EASY ways to fix it!

Ugh, why does my dirt bike only run on choke? This is unfortunately a regular question for dirt bike owners.  A bike that has been in storage for a while or hasn’t been run in a while often exhibits this system.  The underlying cause is the main circuit of the carb is running too lean.

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why does my dirt bike leak gas
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Does your dirt bike leak gas? 5 EASY Ways to Fix it!

Ever get ready to ride only to find out that you are just pouring gas onto the ground? If you have a dirt bike leak gas and you ignore the problem you are wasting money and polluting! A common problem with older dirt bikes is gas leaking unexpectedly.  Any time you have gas on the

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beginners dirt bike
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Beginner Dirt Bikes Guide

My “beginner” dirt bike My first dirt bike was a 250 2 stroke.  As I searched the internet for a good deal, I managed to convince myself that I had to have a 250 and that I would just figure it out.  This was a disaster.  The 250cc 2 stroke was way too much for

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