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Is it coming next year? What are the rumors? Thanks
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If I had to make an educated guess, I would say yes. Rumors have it they wanted to get rid of the overstock of carbs this year so they through them on the Teryx. Next model year, I have a strong feeling you will see EFI.




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What I hear is 2010. Too much money spent on the design to change it after one year model. Look at the EFI rhino they had to spend alot of money to get it to efi because of all the changes to body and the addition of the new intake and I promise you the expense on injection molding is very high.

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This is a good point Todd, but remember the Rhino also received a new engine, they did not FI the existing 660 that was in there. In the case of the Kawasaki, the brute force already has the same motor with EFI, therefore, how much work would really be necessary?




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I was talking about he intake, either way my source says 2010 but heck it could be out next month.



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Oh my mistake. Yes, no one will really know exactly what is going on until a release by Kawasaki is made. We will just have to wait and see




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Thanks for the replies. Who knows, maybe the EFI will work into my time schedule.
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Not sure if is a really big deal except on cold mornings. I have a Honda rincon 650 carb and i ride with a buddy that has a 680 rincon FI, can stay right with him when we run.
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I cannot guaranty the accuracy of this, however, in speaking with someone who will be developing something for the fuel injected Teryx, he tells he that the fuel injected Teryx will be available starting in September 2008.




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A new Controller for the FI, Might I inquire??? HA HA More electronics. Now I'm gonna need a VDI, FI controller, CDI. Well I'll be a PBG, with an EW and with 2 youngins in college, I'll be pretty much workin OT 24/7/365 and won't be able to ride OAW. LMAO, LOL,
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