could a burnt up clutch cause bike to stall



6 replies to this topic
  • hilliskx713

Posted January 19, 2014 - 02:52 PM

#1

could a burnt clutch cause a bike to stall in neutral? my bike dies as soon as i let the clutch out in neutral 



  • Valosity

Posted January 19, 2014 - 03:00 PM

#2

Not exactly... You could have to adjust the cable, because maybe the clutch still is engagaing in nuetral. Can you ride it fine and shift fine?
Could be a possiblity tho

  • hilliskx713

Posted January 19, 2014 - 03:06 PM

#3

Not exactly... You could have to adjust the cable, because maybe the clutch still is engagaing in nuetral. Can you ride it fine and shift fine?
Could be a possiblity tho

it shifts fine i noticed a problem when it started to stall mid air while jumping went back to the truck and it would start and run fine as long as i had the clutch in as soon as i release it bike dies and it in neutral 



  • zilla

Posted January 19, 2014 - 03:31 PM

#4

If it's truly in neutral it won't stall..   I'd say that ya got something bound up  in there.. Prolly between the clutch and tranny.  Pull the cover and look.



  • Wild Alaskan

Posted January 19, 2014 - 03:38 PM

#5

should not ever stall from being in neutral regardless of clutch condition



  • zilla

Posted January 19, 2014 - 03:47 PM

#6

One more thing, when started will it do this when in gear?



  • hilliskx713

Posted January 19, 2014 - 04:14 PM

#7

found out that the guy i bought the bike from installed a works clutch perch and he ran the kill switch wires under the claps so they were smashed and when i would let go of the clutch it would short the switch causing all the problems. still glade i took my clutch apart because the steel plates were toast. thanks for the inpute







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