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General Information

Name
Doh!
Year
2006
Make
Yamaha
Model
Rhino 660
Color
Camo
Packages
Explorer edition
History
Purchased Apr 2021
I purchased D'oh! as a way to take my 88 year old dad out hunting and to do some light trail riding. Because of the remote difficult terrain where we hunt the old girl has to be very reliable because I don't want to have to carry him out piggyback along with a couple of rifles. That's why I'm putting so much effort into a full mechanical restoration. She runs quite well and compression is good so I believe after all the new parts and work D'oh! will be a great machine.

I do all of my own maintenance and fabrication.
Future Projects:
1) Rear disk brakes on both wheels (I will add to the list as I purchase more parts)
1A) 1 ea - Yamaha Rhino 700 SE 09 Rotor Guard, Rear 5B4-F5718-10-00 #1 30034, Used - Purchased Sep 2021
1B) 1 ea - Yamaha Rhino 700 SE 09 Rotor Guard, Rear 5B4-F5718-10-00 #2 30034, Used - Purchased Sep 2021




Modifications

Drivetrain
Previous Owner: The following was completed just before I bought her
1) 50 caliber racing CDI box
2) CVT rebuild
2A) New complete wet clutch
2B) New primary sheave clutch
2C) New clutch gasket and hardware
3) New heavy duty belt
4) New all four motor mounts
5) New 4wd electric actuator
6) New carb jet kit (I have no idea what he installed)
7) Fabricated rear differential mounts
8) New fuel pump

Work I've performed
1) Rebuilt the front drive shaft, new seals, tension spring, and two new drive yokes - Completed Sep 2021
1A) 1 st - Caltric Front Drive Shaft Yokes W/U-Joints Compatible with Yamaha Rhino 660 Yxr660 4X4 2004-2007
1B) 1 ea - 5GT-46136-00-00 Seal 1
1C) 1 ea - 5GT-46137-00-00 Seal 2
1D) 1 ea - 90501-235L9-00 SPRING, COMPRESSION

2) Service - Completed Sep 2021
2A) Changed the gear oil in both differentials - LUCAS HEAVY DUTY 80/90 GEAR OIL
2B) Changed engine oil and filter - Mobil
2C) Flushed and filled cooling system - Preston
2D) Lubricated all the lubrication points in the service manual

3) Coolant system
3A) 1 st - New radiator hoses - For YAMAHA RHINO 660 YXR 660 2004-2007 05 06 RED Silicone Coolant Radiator Hose - eBay - Completed Aug 2021
3B) 1 ea - Radiator Cap - Completed Aug 2021
3C) Coolant temperature gauge -

4) Fuel System - Completed Sep 2021
4A) 1 ea - Mr. Gasket 42S Electric Fuel Pump
4B) 1 ea - Holley 12-804 Reg, Fuel Press 1-4 Psi
4C) 1 ea - Solimeta 1-1/2" Liquid Filled Fuel Pressure Gauge, 0-15 psi
4D) 1 pk - Riyiter 5pcs 5/16" Fuel Filters Industrial Universal Tractors Cars Trucks Motorcycles RV's gas powered engine Inline Gas
4E) 4 ft - Fuel line 5/16"
4F) 2 ft - Fuel Line 1/4"
4G) Carb rebuild - Carb Rebuild Kit Repair Fit for Yamaha Rhino 660 4x4 2004 2005 2006 2007 YXR660F
4H) 5UG-11166-00-00 PIPE, BREATHER 1 (Yamaha)
4I) Air Filter - Outlaw Racing Super Seal Air Filter Made in USA Yamaha Yxr45F Rhino 450, Yxr66F Rhino 660
4J) Air Filter Oil - Lucas Oil 10798 High Performance Foam Filter Oil

5) Stens Fuel Line 115-524 1/4" ID x 3/8" OD - used to replace all vent lines

6) Snorkels for carb, CVT intake, and CVT exhaust - Completed Sep 2021
6A) Fabricated all but the riser
6B) 3 each - 2" SYA Warrior Riser SKU: 0102 - Snorkel Your ATV. I really like the looks of these risers.
Interior

7) New axles - Completed Sep 2021
7A) 1 st - NICHE High Strength Front Left and Right Axle Kit Combo for 2004-2009 Yamaha Rhino 450 660 5UG-F518G-20-00
7B) 1 st - NICHE High Strength Rear Left and Right Axle Kit Combo for 2004-2013 Yamaha Rhino 450 660 700 5UG-F53B0-21-00
Interior
1) Instruments - Completed Nov 2021
Dash mounted
1A) KAOLALI 52mm Universal Digital Fuel Level Gauge Fuel Meter Waterproof 240-33ohm Signal Red Backlight 12V 24V Black
1B) Fuel Level Sending Unit 11''(280mm) 240-33 ohms for Boat Car Stainless Steel Fuel Tank Sending Unit Fuel Water Level Sensor Truck RV Marine Gas Water Tank Sender Fuel Gauge Sending Unit 5 Hole fit
1C) ESUPPORT Car 2" 52mm Digital Oil Press Pressure Gauge Red LED
1D) ESUPPORT Car 2" 52mm Digital Volt Voltage Gauge Red LED
1E) AEM 30-0300 X-Series Wideband UEGO Air Fuel Ratio (AFR) Sensor Controller Gauge - This is also a data logger making it easier to fine tune the carb
1F) Trail Tech 752-114 Black Vapor Digital Speedometer Tachometer Gauge Kit - Displays speed, tach, engine temperature, ambient temperature, resettable distance, clock, ride time, and odometer
1G) Trail Tech 732-ES3 TTO Temperature Meter Digital Gauge Kit CVT Belt Sensor
Engine cover mounted
1H) Solimeta 1-1/2" Liquid Filled Fuel Pressure Gauge, 0-15 psi

2) 4 point harness project - Completed Nov 2021
2A) 49" Universal Stainless Steel Racing Safety Seat Belt Chassis Roll Harness Bar Rod Kit Black - Amazon, Required modification, the mounting points on the end were removed and welded back on in the proper orientation.
2B) 4 Point Racing Harness Seat Belt Safety 3" 4 Point Security Seatbelt with Anti-Shock Sewn In Pad And Latch Lock System for Go-kart UTV ATV Off-Road Black

3) Rifle racks
3A) BUNKER INDUST UTV Gun Holder Clamp Mounting Bracket Fits for 1” 1.5” 1.75” 2” Tubes Roll Bars Roof Rack - Amazon - Completed May 2021
3B) UTV Gun Holder, kemimoto Floor Mount Vertical Gun mount - Completed Nov 2021
3C) Fabricated floor mounting bracket - Completed Nov 2021

4) Sound deadening material added in engine cover, under seats, tunnel, passenger side of cargo bed. - LINGDA 21.53 SqFT 10mm Heat Shield Thermal Sound Insulation Proofing Deadener Mat Car Noise Control Acoustic Dampening Moistureproof Waterproof (40"X80") - Completed Nov 2021
Exterior
1) OEM Camo

2) New rubber hood latches - Previous Owner

3) New rubber door springs - Previous Owner

4) NEW YAMAHA BIG BEAR GRIZZLY RHINO 450 660 700 CENTER WHEEL HUB CAP COVER 4 PACK - Completed Sep 2021

5) Yamaha Rhino 450 09 Heat Shield 5UG-F2898-00-00 28264 - Completed Sep 2021

6) Repaired rusted areas in cargo bed - Completed Nov 2021

7) Hitch Mounted Deer Hoist, 600 LB Capacity - Completed Nov 2021

8) Clearly Tough Yamaha Rhino Windshield - Full Folding -Scratch Resistant- The Ultimate in Side by Side Versatility! Premium Polycarbonate w/Hard Coat. Made in America!! - Completed Nov 2021
Audio
Screams, shouts, laughter, occasional rifle shots
Lighting
1) 52” curved light bar - Previous Owner

2) LED Headlights Assembly for Teryx, SAUTVS High Low Beam Head Lights Front Lamps for Kawasaki Teryx Teryx4 Brute Force 750 Accessories (2PCS) - Completed Aug 2021

3) 1 pr - Rhino LED Smoke lens tail brake stop aftermarket light to fit Rhino UTV 450 660 700 sxs 4x4 - Completed Sep 2021
Exhaust
1) Walker Exhaust Quiet-Flow 22229 Exhaust Muffler - Completed Oct 2021
2) Header studs - 95617-08625-00 BOLT,STUD 3 (Yamaha) - Completed Oct 2021
Wheel and Tire
1) 4 ea - Mudlight tires - Previous owner

2) Front brakes - Completed Sep 2021
2A) 1 pr - M MATI Front Left Right Brake Calipers & Pads for Yamaha Rhino 450 660 700 YXR450 YXR660 YXR700 5B4-2580T-01-00 5B4-2580U-01-00
2B) 1 st - Galfer Brakes FK003D531-3 3-Line Brake Line Kit - eBay
2C) 1 st - 2 Front Brake Disc Rotor for Yamaha Rhino 660 YXR660 4X4 2004 2005 2006 2007

3) Rear brake - Completed Sep 2021
3A) Rear caliper minus the parling set (the part the ebrake cable attaches to with the adjustment, worthless without this part) - Previous owner
3A) 1 ea - 5UG-26341-00-00 CABLE, BRAKE
3B) 2 ea - 90105-10402-00 BOLT, FLANGE
3C) 1 ea - AN-3 24" Brake Stainless Steel Braid PTFE Hose JIC x 3/8"/10mm x 45 Banjo CR NC
3D) 1 ea - Fragola 650202 Fragola -3 AN Male To 10mm x 1.0 Inverted Flare Female Brake Fitting
3E) 1 ea - YAMAHA 2004-07 RHINO 660 2006-09 RHINO YXR45 450 REAR BRAKE CALIPER PARKING SET

4) Steering - Completed Sep 2021
4A) 1 ea - Steering Rack Assembly For 2004-2018 Yamaha Rhino 450 660 700 5UG-F3400-00-00 US
4B) 1 st - Tie Rod End Kit for Yamaha Rhino 660 YXR660 2004 2005 2006 2007

5)Suspension - Completed Sep 2021
5A) 4 ea - Progressive Suspension 429 HD Coil Over Shocks Fit Yamaha Rhino Front & Rear 4Pc - Completed Sep 2021
5B) Control arm rebuild - Completed Sep 2021
5B1) 1 st - Race Driven Front Upper & Lower A Arm Bushing Kit X2 for Yamaha Rhino
5B2) 1 st - Race Driven Rear A Arm & Knuckle Bushing Kit Both Sides for Yamaha Grizzly Rhino
5B3) 1 st -Yamaha 660 Rhino All Front and Rear Wheel Bearings Seals Kit 2004 - 2007 - Completed Sep 2021
5B4) 1 ea - 90387-30008-00 - COLLAR (spacer between rear wheel bearings) - The driver's side rear spacer was missing - Completed Sep 2021
5C) 1 st - CNC Billet 2 inch Lift Leveling Kit for YAMAHA Rhino 450/660/700 SE Sport 04-15 - Completed Sep 2021
5D) Wheel Studs
5D1) 1 St of 8 - For rear - Yamaha Atv Wheel Studs Extended!!! (1.75"Long) YFZ450, Raptor, Banshee, U.S Made - Completed Sep 2021
5D2) 1 St of 8 - For front -Yamaha Atv Wheel Studs YFZ 450R, YFZ, Raptor, Banshee, Warrior, 100% U.S Made - Completed Sep 2021
5E) 2pc 2.0" 4x110 ATV Wheel Spacers for Yamaha YFM 450 600 660 Rhino Grizzly 4/110 - Completed Sep 2021

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