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I went to pull the carb off my daughters quad and 2 fuel lines were cracked. I thought easy day changed the lines O boy lets here it run I was wrong. So now it took me longer to get the carb off than to go thru it. It's all back togather now and running good. I love the sound of a 2 stroke I'm happy now!

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No mods swampcat My daughter might have one more year and she going to need a bigger quad. She rides my prairie 650 more than her 90.

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Same here for quads but not bikes. I don't understand what their thinking is. The age of a child should not determine what size quad they can ride. Just like my daugher I'm not going to say a 90cc is not enough power for her but the size of the quad is going to be to small for her. She's tall for her age and to me she already looks to big for the quad. With her height she fits on a polaris phoenix 200 we looked at a few weeks ago. I think the gov. or who ever needs to go back and rethink this over. We would be better off to be able to adjust the throttle as were able too now but have something too keep a kid from being able to change the setting. A quad that is to small for a kids size is dangerous to me. I could not see a 14 or 15 year old on a 90cc size quad. When I was 11 I was ridng a Yamaha 175 2 stroke my uncle would ride over to our house. He would let me go ride on the trails While he visited my mom & dad I had a SL70 of my own at the time. I could touch the ground just fine on the Yamaha but the power scared me at first when the front end come off the ground very easy but 15 to 20 mins. I got used to the power & the difference of a 2 stroke I was hooked. So in my long drawn out post here is to say size matters and I went by the rules! If I had it to do over I would have bought my daughter a bigger quad 1 she could ride for at least 4 to 5 years from now. After my 175 addiction My dad bought me a cr 125.

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In the state of Nebraska I was told by our local "Barney Fife"...cop...that if you were under 16 you could not even ride them....That I believe he was\is wrong. Like that was gonna happen.

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