2004 Kawasaki KX™ 500

2004 Kawasaki KX™ 500 pictures, prices, information, and specifications.
MSRP
$4,999
Type
Off-Road
Insurance
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Model Type
Off-Road
MSRP
$4,999
Warranty
6
Insurance
Finance
Generic Type (Primary)
Off-Road
Manufacturer Country
Japan
Parent Company
Kawasaki
Display Name
KX(TM) 500
Year
2004
Make
Kawasaki
Engine Type
Single-Cylinder
Cylinders
1
Engine Stroke
2-Stroke
Cooling
Liquid
Valve Configuration
Reed Valve
Bore (mm/in)
86 / 3.39
Stroke (mm/in)
86 / 3.39
Displacement (cc/ci)
499 / 30.4
Compression Ratio (Secondary)
7.4:1
Starter
Kick
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Type
Gas / Oil Injected
Carburetion Brand
Keihin
Fuel Injector
No
Carburetor
Yes
Number Of Carburetors
1
Carburetor Size (mm)
39
Carburetion Type
Carburetor
Transmission Type
Manual
Number Of Speeds
5
Overdrive
Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)
Chain
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)
2 / 1.444 / 1.181 / 0.954 / 0.0791
Reverse
No
Final Drive Ratio
3.357
Wheels Composition
Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless
Tubed
Front Tire Width
80
Front Tire Aspect Ratio
100
Front Wheel Diameter
21
Rear Tire Width
110
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio
90
Rear Wheel Diameter
19
Front Tire (Full Spec)
80/100 R21
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
110/90 R19
Front Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Front Suspension Type
Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)
1.8 / 46
Front Travel (in/mm)
12.2 / 309.9
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load
Yes
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping
Yes
Front Central Suspension Strut
No
Steering Damper
No
Rear Suspension Type
Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)
13 / 330.2
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping
Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
1
Rear Suspension Brand Name
UNI-TRAK(R)
Rear Suspension Material
Aluminum
Steering Control
Handlebar
Length (ft)
7.18
Width (in/mm)
32.1 / 815
Height (in/mm)
47.4 / 1204
Wheelbase (in/mm)
58.7 / 1491
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
14.6 / 370.8
Length (ft/ft)
7
Length (ft/in)
2.2
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)
220.4 / 100
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)
233.7 / 106
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
2.6 / 9.8
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)
1.16
Seat Type
One-Piece
Adjustable
No
Seat Material
Vinyl
Seat Location
Driver
Seat Height (in/mm)
37.4 / 950
Number Of Seats
1
Backrest Logo Plate
No
Frame
Steel
Body Material
Plastic
Hand Grips
Standard
Foot Peg Location
Driver
Adjustable
No
Chain Guard
Yes
Fork Guards
Yes
Saddle Bag Guard
No
Belt Guard
No
Brush Guard
No
Light Guard
No
Front Fender
Standard
Rear Fender
Standard
Stand Type
Kick
Handlebars
Standard
Warranty (Months)
6
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Metallic
No
Decal Kit
Standard