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Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« on: January 29, 2015, 03:27:14 pm »
Can anybody give me some feedback on these , 1992 to 1995.
I can get n good looking one ,runs strong and good mechanical condition.
Any problems you know of and will I get spares if needed ?
What should I pay ,10k reasonable ?
Any feedback welcome !
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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2015, 03:35:59 pm »
Great bikes those :thumleft:
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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2015, 03:37:31 pm »
Some pics
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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2015, 03:37:53 pm »
Lovely bikes. Last ones were made in 1995. 10k is a bit steep, but depends on the condition. Spares shouldn't be a problem from Yamaha. I had one for a year or 2. Suspension is nice and plush, but it is not a high performance machine.
 

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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2015, 03:48:22 pm »
I'm actually looking for a 230, only want to do casual trails riding and play around. I'm a bit worried about the kick start when its warmed up, took about 10 kicks to cold start..... ::)
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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2015, 04:06:18 pm »
2t's start much easier warm than cold, opposite than 4t's.

Looks like a lekker bike!
 

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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #6 on: January 30, 2015, 06:54:08 pm »
Ok, so i gave this one a pass. I need, (I want)a 525 I think ?
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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #7 on: January 30, 2015, 09:33:18 pm »
Lovely bikes. Last ones were made in 1995. 10k is a bit steep, but depends on the condition. Spares shouldn't be a problem from Yamaha. I had one for a year or 2. Suspension is nice and plush, but it is not a high performance machine.
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Re: Yamaha WR 200-2Stroke - Anybody ?
« Reply #8 on: January 30, 2015, 10:54:30 pm »
I have a 1994 WR200 which I've had from new and busy with a complete rebuild. This is a fun bike and by the look of it, R10,000 looks like a good price to me and spares are available - its a Yamaha.