2009 TRX250TE Specifications

General Specs
Model NameRecon ES
Model CodeTE21
Product CodeHM8
Frame VIN LocationStamped on front of frame
Engine Serial LocationStamped on bottom right rear of crankcase
Frame Starting Number1HFTE214*94900001
1HFTE21U*94950001 (Australia)
Engine Starting NumberTE21E9300001
Service Manual61HM863
Length1905 mm (75 in)
Width1035 mm (40.7 in)
Height1065 mm (41.9 in)
Seat Height795 mm (31.3 in)
Wheelbase1130 mm (44.5 in)
Ground Clearance150 mm (5.9 in)
Curb Weight201 kg (443.2 lb)
Dry Weight193 kg (425.6 lb)
Caster Angle
Trail42 mm (1.65 in)
Tire & Rim
Front Tire Size (HxW-R)22x7-11
Rear Tire Size (HxW-R)22x10-9
Front Rim Size (W x H)5.5x11
Rear Rim Size (W x H)8x9
Engine Type4 Stroke air and oil cooled
Cylinder ArrangementSingle cylinder
Displacement229.2 cc (14 ci)
Bore68.5 mm (2.7 in)
Stroke62.2 mm (2.4 in)
Compression Ratio9.2:1
Cylinder Compression1275 kPa (185 psi)
Horsepower15.8 PS (15.6 hp)
Starter TypeElectric and recoil
Oil Capacity - Total1.9 L (2 US qt; 1.7 Imp qt)
Oil Capacity - Oil Change1.5 L (1.6 US qt; 1.3 Imp qt)
Engine Dry Weight37.4 kg (82.5 lb)
Drive Train & Transmission
Clutch TypeAutomatic
Transmission Type5 Speed with reverse
Primary Reduction3.086
First Gear3.231
Second Gear2.167
Third Gear1.667
Fourth Gear1.280
Fifth Gear1.042
Final Reduction3.692
Gear Shift PatternR - N - 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5
Identification MarkPDC1F
TypePiston valve
Throttle Bore20 mm (0.8 in)
Main Jet#98
Pilot Jet/Slow Jet#38
Jet Needle Clip PositionNon-adjustable
Pilot Screw Adjustment1 1/2 Turns out
Float Level14 mm (0.6 in)
Engine Idle1400 RPM
Air Filter TypeOiled double urethane foam
Fuel Tank Capacity9.1 L (2.4 US gal; 2 Imp gal)
Fuel Tank Reserve2.4 L (0.6 US gal; 0.5 Imp gal)
Ignition TypeAC-CDI
CDI Identification MarkCI691 (HM8)
Spark PlugDPR8EA-9 (NGK)
X24EPR-U9 (Denso)
Spark Plug Gap Max0.8-0.9 mm (0.031-0.035 in)
Pulse Generator Peak Voltage0.7 V minimum
Exciter Coil Peak Voltage100 V minimum
Lighting Coil0.1-1 Ω
Primary Coil Peak Voltage100 V minimum
Initial Ignition Timing14.0° BTDC
Full Advance Ignition Timing31.0° BTDC
Voltage12 V
Power TypeDC
Alternator Max Output130 W
Alternator Max Output RPM5000 RPM
Regulator VoltageLess than 15.5 V
Front Brake TypeHydraulic drum
Rear Brake TypeMechanical drum
Front SuspensionDouble wishbone
Rear SuspensionSwingarm
Front Wheel Travel130 mm (5.1 in)
Rear Wheel Travel125 mm (4.9 in)

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