Motorcycle winter riding tips

Just a few pointers for those contemplating winter riding. WINTER RIDINGWhat I mean by winter riding is sub zero (celsius) temperatures, snow, ice and all that stuff. If your winter is just a chilly weather with no ice or snow, the below may not apply. THE BIGGEST CHALLENGES COLDGetting cold is the number one issue….

Studded winter tires for CRF 300 L

I already have some experience on winter tires and winter riding as I had similar tires on my CRF 250 Rally a few years back. I was planning on skipping winter riding with the 300 L, but the winter is just too long and ended up getting studded tires anyway. The grip with this type…

Honda CRF 300 torque specs

Got these from a friend and since the owners manual is pretty thin on these, I thought I might as well share these. *** CAUTION: there may be typos eventhough I have double checked. If a value seems way off, DO NOT follow through. I don’t want you to break anything by overtightening. Comment below…

DIY prefilter, part II

Version 1.2 has 400% bigger filtering area compared to 1.0. It seems to be refined enough to actually use as it now fits under the seat without interfering woth the seat mounting hook. Compared to the 1.1 the shape is a bit different due to the above menetioned clerance issues, but also dueo to maximixing…

3D printed prefilter element for CRF 300 L

With the riding on hiatus, I`ve turned my attention to nonsensical tinkering. My first project was to make turn signal cover plates in case I end up changing the blinkers for something else. The plates turned out pretty good so I decided to try something a bit more challenging. The >> STL file << PREFILTER…

EJK fuel controller installation for Honda CRF 300 L

UPDATE 24.4.2022 It does seem that the EJK is a fix for the jerky throttle. Maybe not an ideal fix, but a working one and also something that people with euro spec bikes can use. UPDATE 18.3.2022 Dynojet now has an option for the CRF 300. Since I have the EJK, I’m not interested in…

CRF 300 L Toolkit

What needs to get done? Let’s be realistic, unless you are kitted out for a longer trip there is not that much you can do even if you have the tools with you. It’s unlikely you are carrying a replacement levers or inner tubes with you on those everyday ordinary rides. Mostly what I want…

Recommended mods for Honda CRF 300 L

I did a similar thing with the 250 Rally and I thought it was time to it for the 300 L. Again, this is all my personal opinion based on my riding style, my budget, my skill level and local riding conditions* * The biggest factor is probably the riding conditions. We have lot’s of…