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  1. Lakota 300ex carb swap

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Looking for a little info on swapping a 300ex carb in place of the stocker, I have searched and found that it can be done but will need the Honda throttle cable/thumb throttle etc. My question is are there any other modifications required? thanks for any info!
  2. 2001 Kawasaki Lakota ROLLER *CHARLOTTE*

    For Sale
    Complete Lakota minus engine and wiring harness. sport style rear bar. big mud tires in the rear. carlisle 489s up front (needs one replaced hole in sidewall). rims painted black. Located in Midland NC about 30 minutes south of charlotte $400 cash obo might be open to trades.
  3. First time kawie owner

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I have posted a few times on here but wanted to share a little about who I am and what I got for toys. I am an avid quad fan and rider, living in the north woods of Wisconsin. First ride was an unknown make and model 4x4 through the snow. Had a blast. Then my folks bought a popo, a...
  4. Please help. Weak spark

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    I recently purchased a 1987 kawasaki mojave 250 for 250 bucks. I got it home and the first thing that i checked was spark. It was fat and blue. Then i cleaned the fuel system and topped it off with oil and rode it for awhile. Then the valves started ticking so i shut it off and sure enough the...
  5. New Member, Lakota Puking Chocolate Milk

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Well hello guys/gals! I recently bought a 2001 Lakota for 100 bucks because the motor was locked up. Freed the motor and it has 150 pounds of compression so I was excited. Rebuilt the carb and it ran like a champ. Here's where the problems start, the carb will not stop leaking from the drain...
  6. Lakota seriously lacking power

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Ok so I purchased a 95 lakota for my daughter. Bike starts and did run great however now it seems to be seriously lacking power. Can barley make it up hills. The rpms will Rev up high on first and second gear but it doesn't really move that well. when I'm in third or fourth gear the rpms feel...
  7. Need to put 9" rims on a Lakota ?

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Hello I need to put 9" rims (4snow) on my Lakota !? Best way i found was to get warrior hubs 4x115 That MAY fit directly on. Any other way ?? Dont want to go too redneck style. Or do you Know good snow tires ? I do trails and heavy snow too, so thats Why i need 4snow... Thanks for your help
  8. Noob questions

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Hi, Noob here bought me and the wife each a used quad. Mine is a Mojave 250. I have read on the forum some and have a few questions. Thanks for any help. I haven't owned any kind of bike for 25 years but can guarantee I ride fairly hard. I have 15 acres of abandoned apple orchard with great...
  9. Lakota Starting problems

    New Member Introductions
    I need some help! I am the original owner of a 98 Lakota. For the past few months I have been trying to get my Lakota running again with no luck. I rebuilt the carb and made sure the pilot air screw was set correctly. I also replaced the float and made sure it was set correctly as well. I...
  10. Lakota transmission cover gasket replacement

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Really need help guys. We have taken the transmission cover off, gotten down to the 5 bolt pattern part. There is a bearing housing???(some call it a collar) we can not get it off to put the gasket on behind it. Anyone know how? Thanks:confused:
  11. Carb Issue 95 Lakota

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    I Completely cover the intake with my hand after spraying carb cleaner in it and it starts for 5-10 seconds, then dies out..I competely took carb apart and cleaned and blew it out and reassembled according to service manual. Im completely new at this thing..
  12. whats up mud lovers?

    New Member Introductions
    After growing up on a farm and had all these toys..now my 9 yr old wants to start gettin in the mud. I let all that go from a rough family event. Now i got a 1995 lakota from a buddy and playin hell tryin to get it runnin. he told me all it might need was a carb cleanin. needs alot more than...
  13. 16 Minutes of Lakota Riding in HD

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Couldn't find any good videos of the Lakota running. Mine is a 2000 Lakota 300. The camera was attached to the front of the quad but it fell off. Didn't want to waste my trip so I picked it up and kept recording. At some points it gets very shaky. That's when I tried setting the camera on the...
  14. 2000 Lakota Overheating with 2.5 quarts of oil in.

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Just bought this Lakota yesterday. When I got it I rode it around and realized there was no oil. So I put in one quart, didn't fill it so I put another in today and it still over heated. Spraying hot water on the engine (hose laying in sun) still caused it to evaporate instantly. I didn't want...
  15. 13 tooth sprocket on lakota?

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Would it be a good idea to put on a 13t sprocket on a lakota? Im runnin 22in rear tires and i heard it would hurt my acceleration, is it true?
  16. Lakota Sport for Sale

    For Sale
    I just set the plastic and seat on for the pic. No carburetor as someone stole it. No pull start and missing some bolts. Plastic is broken in a couple places. Missing gear shift lever. Tires, eh.. No cable for throttle and handlebar brake. Shocks and engine have less than 20 hours on them but...
  17. Lakota 300

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    I recently got a Kawasaki Lakota 300, but I cannot tell what year it is. on the frame it says KEF300A. It doesnt say A1,A2,A3 etc... :confused: is there somewhere else i can look to tell? Thanks in advance for any help.
  18. mojave rear axle questions

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    I just bent the rear axle on my 96 Mojave so I tried to take the rear axle out n replace it. Tht didn't work out too well I got the axle and bearing carrier off the quad and I kept all the prices.....so anyway I bought an 01 bearing holder already assembled with the axle in it. Can someone who...
  19. Mojave / Lakota Racks

    Wanted
    I'm looking for a rack for the lakota or mojave. Full size or smaller, just need some supplies on my desert rides. For how many lakotas and mojaves they've sold, you'd think there would be more stock racks people were selling.
  20. lakota output shaft side cover

    Wanted
    i need a side cover for a 1995 lakota,it is the cover behind the output shaft(front sprocket) the chain came off and put a hole in the cover and i need one to get it back going. i live in middle tenn (615)513-1275 thanks
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