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post #1 of (permalink) Old 02-27-2001, 02:44 PM
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best samurai???

I'm looking to buy a samurai in the near future, and am woundering which year to buy. Is the EFI Samurai better than the carbed version? I see a lot of people have the '88.5 samurai, is there a reason for this? Any help and opinions would be apreciated.

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Re: best samurai???

Ive heard the efi is better.The problems I have with my carbie,Im starting to believe it.[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/tongue.gif[/img]

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Re: best samurai???

There are few differences between the early and late Samurais, but I would pay more for an EFI Sami than for a carb'd one in equal condition. The EFI is nice for the trail. The later model-year Samurais are much harder to find though, as their numbers plummetted as a result of Consumer Retorts' rollover article.

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Re: best samurai???

There were a lot of the '88.5 models sold in the US. As for best, that's strictly open to opinion. I like the looks of the '88.5-'91 type and the EFI of the '90-'95. I like the availability of a back seat, which was discontinued after '92. I've heard of far more igniter/ECU problems with the '90 models than any other EFI model, so I guess that would narrow it down to the '91. Darn, I don't even have one of those yet either.


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I have had a 87 which I sold shoulda kept, still have an 89 which needs help and just bought a 91 FI which I really love. Problem with them zooks is once ya get one ya hate to get rid of them.. The 91 is my favorite... Happy Trails

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