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Like the title said, what mods & costs have you done to your 250? Here is mine: (approximate costs with shipping/tax included...hey gotta pay those too right?)

Stock 08 250R costs: $4,350

Puig windscreen $100
Spin-On Oil filter adapter $170
MobileOne M-110 spin-on oil filter $10
Factory Pro Jet kit/BMC pods air filter $150
K&N breather filter $20
Galfer SS lines $100
HID 6000K H7 kit $150
Aftermarket pegs $20
Rim tape $25
Rear LED signal lights $20
Flasher Relay $20
SS heavy bar ends $50
Renthal grip $20
Pazzo Racing adjustable clutch lever & ex500 clutch perch $100
Progrip tank protector $20
Alarm $100
Factory solo cowl $100
Rear brake light warning module $20
Rear LED brake light $20
Intuitive frame slider $130
JCWhitney's Large hardcase trunk box $100
Extra stock rear seat (to mount trunk) $30
15 tooth front/42tooth rear sprocket $55
Scott's CF rear tire hugger $150
Yoshimura CF slip-on $450
Vista Cruise control $50
Dynamic racing LED lighted license plate $50
Cox radiator guard $65
Fiamm Freeway Blaster horn $20
Custom Corbin seat $233
Swing arm spools $30
Fender chop $free :D

Bike specific Maintenance tools:

Battery Tender plus $60
Front/Rear stands $100
Morgan Carb Tune $150
Tons of other universal tools that I won't count. :D

Parts Installation/Labor costs: $0 :D

Extra parts:

Stock front shocks $200
Rear shock $80
Front/Rear calibers $80
15/42 sprockets $55
Radiator fan $25
Stock chain $20


Future mods:

Ohlins steering damper $350 (approx)



GRAND TOTAL so far: $8,148
 

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Like the title said, what mods & costs have you done to your 250? Here is mine: (approximate costs with shipping/tax included...hey gotta pay those too right?)

Stock 08 250R costs: $4,350

Puig windscreen $100
Spin-On Oil filter adapter $170
MobileOne M-110 spin-on oil filter $10
Factory Pro Jet kit/BMC pods air filter $150
K&N breather filter $20
Galfer SS lines $100
HID 6000K H7 kit $150
Aftermarket pegs $20
Rim tape $25
Rear LED signal lights $20
Flasher Relay $20
SS heavy bar ends $50
Renthal grip $20
Pazzo Racing adjustable clutch lever & ex500 clutch perch $100
Progrip tank protector $20
Alarm $100
Factory solo cowl $100
Rear brake light warning module $20
Rear LED brake light $20
Intuitive frame slider $130
Dennis Kirk's Large trunk box $100
Extra stock rear seat (to mount trunk) $30
15 tooth front/42tooth rear sprocket $55
Scott's CF rear tire hugger $150
Yoshimura CF slip-on $450
Vista Cruise control $50
Dynamic racing LED lighted license plate $50
Fender chop $free :D

Bike specific Maintenance tools:

Battery Tender plus $60
Front/Rear stands $100
Carb Tune Carb synch tools $150
Tons of other universal tools that I won't count. :D

Total mods parts so far: $2,540

Extra parts:
Stock front shocks $200
Rear shock $80
Front/Rear calibers $80


Future mods:

Ohlins steering damper $350 (approx)
Driver seat mod (custom redo paddings) $100
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corbin seat $250

Installation/Labor costs: $0 :D


GRAND TOTAL so far: $7,700
could have bought a 600 for that price and saved yourself the trouble lol
 

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could have bought a 600 for that price and saved yourself the trouble lol
I do have a 2007 white 600RR with TONS of mods on it already...but could have bought a Ducati 848 and save myself the trouble right? :violent:
 

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You bought a Carb Tune Carb synch tools for $150.....:Laughing rolling:
I made my own for $2.80

I guess I'll list my mod's now on my '06 250R....LOL

1.) R-6 Throttle assembly $7.49
2.) Shimmed Jet needles $0.45
3.) Shimmed the cush drive for free use old cutting board made of nylon.
4.) Fender chop was free.
5.) Shortened the stock front/rear blinkers also free.
6.) 2nd Gen SV-650 shock $38.00
7.) EX500 front spings $66.00
8.) Muzzy full system $275.00 have yet to put on.
9.) Short clutch/brake levers free did it with a hack saw...LOL
10.) Removed decals stupid flames free.
11.) Painted my lower cowl black also free had the paint.

2006 Ninja 250R $2,200
Grand total $2,586.94
 

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You bought a Carb Tune Carb synch tools for $150.....:Laughing rolling:
I made my own for $2.80

I guess I'll list my mod's now on my '06 250R....LOL

1.) R-6 Throttle assembly $7.49
2.) Shimmed Jet needs $0.45
3.) Shimmed the cush drive for free use old cutting board made of nylon.
4.) Fender chop was free.
5.) Shortened the stock front/rear blinkers also free.
6.) 2nd Gen SV-650 shock $38.00
7.) EX500 front spings $66.00
8.) Muzzy full system $275.00 have yet to put on.
9.) Short clutch/brake levers free did it with a hack saw...LOL
10.) Removed decals stupid flames free.
11.) Painted my lower cowl black also free had the paint.

2006 Ninja 250R $2,200
Grand total $2,586.94
huh how?
 

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WoW! is that the new 2009 sybian SE? :D How do you like it???
Sorry for the confusion kkim! No, it's the new 2009 Liberator catheter!
http://www.kawiforums.com/showthread.php?t=122693

:D

BTW: After re-looking at Dopplershift's post I thought HE highlighted the "I made my own for $2.80" and hence was questioning that. But then I noticed that in fact Ninja Nut highlighted that in his original post. Is that what in fact you were questioning Dopplershift?
 

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:eek: dayum.. that's alot of money modding that bike... the only thing I put on her is gas.. oil.. oilfiter and sometender loving waxing....that's it....:D
 

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Ordered a custom Corbin. They have a stock one in stock but I wanted red rim so it'll take 3-4 weeks. It's $233 shipped .
 

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The mods already done to my ebony bike when I bought it used from ScootyScootScot were:

1.full Area-P exhaust with all burrs ground and polished
2.airbox removed and replaced with pod filters
3.intake and ehaust ports polished
4.carb horns polished
5.carb slides extra hole drilled
6.3 washers under carbs needles
7.synched carbs
8.108 main jets
9.kawasaki clean air system removed and plugged
10.gas tank noise eliminated mod
11.15/41 gear ratio sprocket change
12.polished rims and heel guards

Since owning it I've added:

13. Corbin Red Leather Saddle
14. Puig Red Windscreen (added small black "Kawasaki" decal identical to stock)
15. Targa Red Anodized Muffler Guard
16. Red vinyl Custom Seat Creations solo seat cowl pad cover
17. Red Chin Sieng "Ninja" Tank Pad
18. Targa Fender Eliminator
19. Zartan's Black Powdercoated Muffler Hanger
20. Replaced all stock silver "Kawasaki" and "Ninja" decals with Red ones
21. Red vinyl Kanji decals on fairing ("Ninja" in Japanese characters)
21. Red vinyl Arlen Ness dragon decal above 3 inch "Ninja" decal on solo seat cowl
22. Battery leads for Battery Tender Jr. installed
23. swingarm spools

er...I think that's all but I'm sure I left something out. :rolleyes:
Next mods are powdercoating the wheels red this winter and adding a nice loud pair of Fiamm horns. Please don't ask me to add all that stuff up. :eek:
 

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I do have a 2007 white 600RR with TONS of mods on it already...but could have bought a Ducati 848 and save myself the trouble right? :violent:
Only on money. Not on performance........
 
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