Video: 1997-2001 Honda CR250 – Top End Service – Introduction

How To Rebuild The Engine Top End On Your 1997 – 2001 Honda CR250

I wanted to make this 2-stroke top end rebuild as easy to follow as possible, so I’ve broken the top end service into 15 steps that cover the removal, inspection, and installation of each component in order, followed by the leak down test and break in.

In this video, we are going to cover what specialty tools and supplies you need, along with precautions and shop setup.

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Tools & Parts:

  • Piston Pin Puller – $10
  • Piston Holder – Free
  • Machinists Straight Edge – $30+
  • Feeler Gauges – $7
  • Telescoping Bore Gauges – $20
  • Digital Calipers – $15
  • Plastic Scraper – $10
  • Spark Plug Thread Follower – $5
  • Motion Pro Torque Wrench Adapter – $13
  • Molybdenum Grease
  • Lithium Grease
  • Tusk Gasket Set – $12
  • Cylinder Alignment Dowels – $1.34
  • Exhaust Valve Cap O-Ring – $2.69

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