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2008 Hyosung MS3 250

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2008 Hyosung MS3 250

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2008 Hyosung MS3 250 Specifications

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Model Type  Scooter
BASE MSRP(US)  $4,299.00
Dealers Hyosung Dealers
Warranty  24
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  73 / 2.88
Stroke (mm/in)  59.6 / 2.35
Displacement (cc/ci)  250 / 15.3
Compression Ratio  11.8:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Belt
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Wheel Diameter  13
Rear Tire Width  140
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  60
Rear Wheel Diameter  14
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 R13
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  140/60 R14
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  9.4 / 240
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  8.6 / 220
Linked Brake System Front to Rear  Standard
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.4 / 35
Front Travel (in/mm)  3.3 / 85
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  No
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  6.98
Width (in/mm)  30.2 / 766
Height (in/mm)  54.1 / 1375
Wheelbase (in/mm)  57.1 / 1451
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  4.9 / 125
Length (ft/ft)  6
Length (ft/in)  11.7
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  363.8 / 165
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  2.4 / 9
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  0.69
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  29.9 / 760
Number Of Seats  2
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Backrest Type  Fixed
Backrest Location  Driver
Lumbar Adjustment  No
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Engine Case Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Heel Guards  No
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  No
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Center
Lower Fairing  Standard
Handlebars  Standard
Upper Fairing  Standard
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Warranty (Months/Condition)  24 / Limited
Generic Type (Primary)  Scooter
Manufacturer Country  South Korea
Introduction Year  2008
Parent Company  Hyosung
Display Name  MS3-250
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  Yes
Height  High
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Helmet Storage  Standard
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Engine Immobilizer  Standard
Power Outlet  Standard

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2008 Hyosung MS3-250 scooter 2,500 mile review
By C. Knight(Owner), Sep. 18, 2008
The Hyosung MS3-250 (2008) is presently in for its recommended 2,500 mile maintenance interval. I am glad to have found a dealer even closer to home than where I purchased it (an hour and 15 minutes instead of 2 hours is nice). So far i just put fuel in it, check tire pressures for appropriate task/... Read Full Review


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battery problum
By ron roberts(Owner), Sep. 12, 2008
I bought a new ms3 250 in June and have put about 600 miles on it. The bike rides great but a little light for the two lane at 70mph it gets blown around a lot. other wise it runs fine. my only two gripes are once and a while the engine reves to 3000rpm and won't drop back. also Hyosung has a problu... Read Full Review


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By JAXCO(Owner), Sep. 12, 2008
I have owned this scooter for 1 month and have 985 miles on the bike. I weigh 350 lbs and get over 60 mpg driving interstate highway speeds. The scooter will attain a speed of speedometer indicated 90 mph on long stretches of level highway...although I would not reccommend driving at that speed for ... Read Full Review


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For MS3/Xpeed 250i owners
By Mark Gross(Owner), Oct. 10, 2008
My review is somewhere above.

Some things that may help other owners.

Oil Filter from polaris fits this scooter part number 0452462 also part number 1550039A (same filter).

Also, if you ruin your oxygen sensor like I did...don't spend $220 for the factory part. the Bosch universal O2 sensor part ... Read Full Review


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Hyosung MS3 250
By J. L. Smith(Owner), Aug. 30, 2008
I recently purchased a Hyosung MS3 250 for my wife. We live 56 miles from te dealership in which we purchased the scooter. I am a avid biker and I drove the bike back to our home. I was very

impressed with the comfortable ride.I

rate it a 5 of 5.The performance was

impressive. It had all the pow... Read Full Review


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