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2009 Honda CRF® 230L

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2009 Honda CRF® 230L

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2009 Honda CRF® 230L Specifications

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Model Type  On-Off Road
BASE MSRP(US)  $4,549.00 Find Your Local Honda Dealer
Dealers Honda Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  2
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  65.5 / 2.58
Stroke (mm/in)  66.2 / 2.61
Displacement (cc/ci)  223 / 13.6
Compression Ratio  9:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  1
Carburetor Size (mm)  30
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Tube / Tubeless  Tubed
Front Wheel Width (in)  2.8
Chromed  No
Front Wheel Diameter  21
Rear Tire Width  120
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Rear Wheel Diameter  18
Front Tire (Full Spec)  2.75 - 21
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  120/80 R18
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  9.5 / 240
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  8.7 / 220
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.5 / 37
Front Travel (in/mm)  9 / 228.6
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Front Suspension Brand Name  Showa®
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  6.3 / 160
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Rear Suspension Brand Name  Pro Link®
Rear Suspension Material  Aluminum
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  52.8 / 1339.8
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  9.5 / 241.3
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  267 / 121.1
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  2.3 / 8.7
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)  0.7 / 2.6
Performance  Standard
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  31.9 / 810.3
Number Of Seats  1
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Body Material  Plastic
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  Yes
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Engine Case Guard  Yes
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Exhaust Guard  Yes
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Top Crown  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Skid Plate  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Speedometer  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Battery Warranty (Months)  0
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  On-Off Road
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Introduction Year  2008
Parent Company  Honda
Display Name  CRF230L
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Lights:  
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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Cost efficient, all purpose
By Brian(Owner), Dec. 28, 2012
I bought a new 2009 hold-over from the dealer around April 2011. First impression was that the machine was light weight, simple and strong. I live in an area where there are a lot of trails and back roads. Just as suspected the 230L performed perfectly, having a 6th gear also put me on I-95 going... Read Full Review

 

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Good Bike
By E Alvarado(Owner), Apr. 18, 2011
Never had any problem with the police. It has a break light blinkers and State plates. Any policeman can tell its street legal. The ride is okay. Good for runs to the store or long rides in town. Also lots of fun on the trails. Read Full Review

 

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Great Little Duel sport Bike!
By Craig Knudsen(Owner), Oct. 12, 2021
I've had lots of dirt bikes over the years from the Trail 90's to the KLR650 and this little bike is perfect for what i like to do. It's light, sits low and is geared lower for trail riding and has surprising power to get me around whether in the dirt or on the road. I'm older and retired and this m... Read Full Review

 

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Dual Sport ?
By Preston(Owner), Aug. 23, 2009
Honda quality, Light, Good Balance. Purchased for wife to ride and haul on back of RV. Honda made the colors to fit into the CRF motif however we had to purchase the plastics for the 230M (Black)due to the fact three police officers did not think it was street legal.I cant blame them though (police)... Read Full Review

 

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