Easy mods for speed

Hey, I'm wanting to make my puch maxi (1speed 2hp), faster. Are there any easy modifications or not too expensive parts that i can buy to make it fly down the road?

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theres performance exhaust pipes,

Bigger Carbs

Motor Kits for Advanced displacement

Sport Intakes

just search around to learn about these,

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loose ten pounds.

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change your front sprocket to a 16 tooth. You proabably have a 14 or 15 on there now. That'll give you around 3mph

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drill out intake manafold,

drill holes in baffle,

drill out jet ,

add foam lawn mower filte $5

,drill out carb.

remove fenders,tank,rack,speedo,kick stand,remove pedal chain,go with aluminum handle bars,

remove thick head gasket ,mill head down on a flat brick and oil,

toss old chain replace with new chain,lube and make sure wheels spin free.line up back tire .

cut seat post ,lower center of gravity,tuck down low for more speed.

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Live at the top of a big hill?

1. Performance Exhaust i.e. Bullet, Bi Turbo

2. 14mm Bing / 14mm intake

3. Good speed rated tires / clean brakes / new chain

3. Metra Kit 65cc

Then call it good enough.

45mph for $250.

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45 mph for the cost of a pipe and some jets

you guys make life way to hard

its a big pump,

remove your top end gaskets for extra compression

open up your air filter and up jet

get a decent pipe, and up jet

should be in high 30's easy

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if you got a bing...take it to a place with a drill press...bore that sucker out form 12 to 14mm, same with the intake. get a new pipe, regear..strip everything off that aint doing anything important. and go faster

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eric. the easiest, least expensive things you can do (I can think of) are the following:

-Take out your head gasket. unbolt your header. take it off. there's a thin metal gasket between it and the cylinder. take it out, make sure everything is clean, bolt it back together.

-get a better air filter and upjet. Upjetting is increasing the size of your fuel jet. A better air filter allows more air. More air+more fuel = more good. I just went the cheap way. Pantyhose your air intake and upjet a couple sizes. You could buy a performace intake for a bing, i'm sure they're everywhere. Either way, buy a few jet sizes higher than what you have now so you can mess around with your fuel/air mix. Otherwise, if you underjet you seize, if you overjet you foul your plugs.

For the cost of some fuel jets, and about 15 minutes work you can get a smallish/decent (but noticable) boost in power/speed.

-After that, you'd get a performance pipe which isn't so cheap(but abundant for puchs)

-Then probably a cylinder kit, but thats a little more tuning and whatnot then i think you want for now.

Someone correct me if i'm wrong w/ any of this.

-Steve

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oh yea, these have been said before and i also think they are good advice: "loose some weight, and lower your standards".

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Removing the head gasket or shaving the head will not give you any more top end, but it will help with torque for climbing hills and acceleration.

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it will give you top speed if you are power limited.

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Off topic, on a TOMOS, A35--new exhaust, some folks say you need to change jets. Cost: 100.00 plus A55, Just the rear sprocket to A35, and a jet change, cost about 39.00 USD. Cheapest, easiest changes from stock to 35 plus.

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