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    ya, but the alpha falls over if you just look at...

    ya, but the alpha falls over if you just look at it. Just watch someone try and load it on a sled deck that isn't squared up and level.

    Awsome sled for women, the disabled and the elderly.
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    99% of regular radio users are not licensed....

    99% of regular radio users are not licensed. There is no enforcement. The only time licensing is a question is when you are actually applying for spectrum. The programable handhelds are also not...
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    You donít need a license to operate it on the...

    You donít need a license to operate it on the road frequencies ... and really, a 5w hand held is not going to cause frequency conflicts in the backcountry
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    Another vote here for buying a xm. Itís that big...

    Another vote here for buying a xm. Itís that big of an improvement in handling/maneuverability.

    Just buy a cheap beofang radio on-line. 50$ (or less).
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    Maggot snowmobile thread

    Get the 540
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    One that works.

    One that works.
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    Maggot snowmobile thread

    Whats a torque wrench ?

    Tight sounds right.
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    Maggot snowmobile thread

    There most definitely should be a pair of bushings in the ski. I dont believe there are any washers on the axel ( at least there are none on an xm) 257220


    The bushings are part of the ski, I...
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    Early season is such a tease for the sled. Even...

    Early season is such a tease for the sled. Even after all the early damage i have done over the years, I still cant keep my self from getting at it.

    I am just in the process of reassembling the...
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    It injects fuel in the crank case? I thought the...

    It injects fuel in the crank case? I thought the oil lines ran off the oil side, before it mixes. They are there to lubricate the bearings. There is sprung needle that controls the oil flow, if this...
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    Just curious...Did you have adequate compression...

    Just curious...Did you have adequate compression before you pulled it apart?
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    I am rooting for ya bud ..... but if this thing...

    I am rooting for ya bud ..... but if this thing pops in its first few hundred km, not too many would be surprised.
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    Good on ya for taking this project on.

    Good on ya for taking this project on.
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    227770

    227770
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    I predicts, this is not going to be something...

    I predicts, this is not going to be something anyone has to worry about, because the product is going to suck.

    you need to dig into the slope for a secure sidehill ... thats been polaris' take on...
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    Ha.. I got ya now. 100%

    Ha.. I got ya now. 100%
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    If your skis are lifting, it has to do with the...

    If your skis are lifting, it has to do with the position of your limiter straps .. not the t-motion.

    ...but you know that
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    Mattracks don't work in powder. You need a very...

    Mattracks don't work in powder. You need a very supportive base. I used a 1000cc RZR ice fishing a few times, and know a few guys who take them up to sled cabins, via groomed trail.... lots of $$$,...
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    100%. Agree. When faced with the occasional...

    100%. Agree.

    When faced with the occasional sled less add on, tandem is less tiresome and more efficient.
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    It could make tandeming easier... being easier to...

    It could make tandeming easier... being easier to initiate turns and all. Its the initial turn input I find difficult when tandeming, as u have all that extra wt on the other side.
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    It will be interesting to hear more real world...

    It will be interesting to hear more real world feedback. The weight aspect is amazing.

    It looks like it has significantly more movement than t-motion... and there is a large portion of the skidoo...
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    Dam. Those are some beefy rails. Looks like 200+...

    Dam. Those are some beefy rails. Looks like 200+ ? What ya got, like 7" stair on that? Sick brah.
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    Dam it, I am skier! Not a scientist.

    Dam it, I am skier! Not a scientist.
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    'Canadian' style is the most effective for...

    'Canadian' style is the most effective for anything besides a groomed trail.

    Unless you will be regularly accessing via a groomed trail, two up seat sleds are not the answer. Towing someone in is...
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    Maggot snowmobile thread

    Stiffeners can go inside or out side the tunnel. The rivets are pretty bomb proof and slick. No need to take them off once they are on, so I wouldn't worry about bolts.

    Toboggan runners are not...
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    The point on having reputable service near by is...

    The point on having reputable service near by is valid.... that said, once warranty is up, any one can service it.

    I know nothing about cats, but on face value that machine would definitely...
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    Maggot snowmobile thread

    The XM chassis makes weight transfer and maneuvering significantly easier than the XP chassis. The XM came out in 2013. But the XP chassis remains as the summit sport today. In 2015, the Summit...
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    My brother in law turboed his, and got over...

    My brother in law turboed his, and got over 9000km on it...considering that mod, amazing.
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    I am heavily Biased to Ski-doo.... and I really...

    I am heavily Biased to Ski-doo.... and I really cannot comment on the nuanced differences between model years of other machines.

    One thing I have found to be advantageous, is everyone in our...
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    I personally love T-motion. makes everything way...

    I personally love T-motion. makes everything way easier.

    However, some people complain that it makes the machine too responsive, and as a result it can wash out a bit on steep sidehills, with...
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    I wouldn't split hairs over half an inch.... both...

    I wouldn't split hairs over half an inch.... both haul in the pow, both over heat without scratchers on a hard packed trail.
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    Under 6K is going to take some looking, dealer...

    Under 6K is going to take some looking, dealer trade in price on 2014 XM 163 is still over 6k. ..... I would just wait till winter ends and everyone starts needing summer toys.
    ...
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    -For anyone who cares .... my Check engine light...

    -For anyone who cares .... my Check engine light was a faulty Stator, and the dealership is replacing it for free. ... go BRP!

    -I am heavily biased, but a 2014 163 XM is an amazing machine. I have...
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    Excellent. Thanks for the share.

    Excellent. Thanks for the share.
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    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180216/a5458752...

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180216/a54587521e9df172c5f0e2d5816f4567.jpg

    Super deep today.

    On the way out, I got a check engine alarm, and the sled would shut down if it got much over...
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    After this motor pops, I be he will be more...

    After this motor pops, I be he will be more receptive.
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    Yes You can ... there are also different...

    Yes You can ... there are also different variations on the CFR racks. Most allow two skis to be mounted, off the tunnel, out of the way.

    Checked out a mo pros in the wild the other day, seemed...
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    I thought about bracing the s-module ......

    I thought about bracing the s-module ... however.... with a busted s module, I have still been able to ride home. Every time. If the s module doesn't crack, it would be an a-arm. And sledding out...
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    I have also been told that the BRP mechanics just...

    I have also been told that the BRP mechanics just replace the entire unit, as the additional labour costs (and the potential cost associated with missing bulkhead damage) are more than than the cost...
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    So you talking about the cast metal piece that is...

    So you talking about the cast metal piece that is riveted into the bulkhead? .. sorry, I don't know the exact nomenclature.

    222107

    If this entire piece is the s-module, are you talking about...
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    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180124/ba17b2cd...

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180124/ba17b2cd9cd67bfc86a4ec0d12c14c96.jpg

    It's loads of fun to replace
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    Ouch. So is that the whole Bulkhead (S-Module)?

    Ouch. So is that the whole Bulkhead (S-Module)?
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    You can actually do pretty well with a hole in...

    You can actually do pretty well with a hole in your pipe.
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    I prefer my bumper to crumple, rather than my...

    I prefer my bumper to crumple, rather than my bulkhead. That energy has to go somewhere.
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    You are describing everyone's struggle with DSLR...

    You are describing everyone's struggle with DSLR in the BC... no one (photog or subject) really wants to wait around for them.... mostly because they make some really awesome point and shoot cameras.
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    I have learned that the term 'discontinued' means...

    I have learned that the term 'discontinued' means different things. It depends on who you are talking to.... the dealership vs a non-brand affiliated mechanic.
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    different strokes for different folks i guess ......

    different strokes for different folks i guess ... but first, let me say, your construction looks quality.

    Personally, I can't stand having my skis anywhere near where my feet go. it makes it super...
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    CFR comes with lots of bro cred. its like buying...

    CFR comes with lots of bro cred. its like buying bindings that have a din of 18.... sure, there are cheaper options.... but what would my instagram followers say.
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    maybe pitch that idea to the guy looking to...

    maybe pitch that idea to the guy looking to invest is $270,000 trust fund in the PR.
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    Have you tried Redline motorsports, just between...

    Have you tried Redline motorsports, just between vernon and armstrong? He usually has decent prices on used parts.
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