kickstart mechanism help



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  • willostallard

Posted September 18, 2016 - 07:53 AM

#1

hi im rebuilding my 450 but now using 400 bottom end iv came across a few differences while doing this one being the kickstart mechanism shaft is slightly littler on the 450 meaning when i put the 400 outer clutch case on its wiggling about has anyone evry used a sleeve or done anything to use the 2003-2005 kickstart mech in there 400/426 or is it a case of buying one for the 400 thanks in advance guys

 



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  • tmeyer37

Posted September 18, 2016 - 04:36 PM

#2

hi im rebuilding my 450 but now using 400 bottom end iv came across a few differences while doing this one being the kickstart mechanism shaft is slightly littler on the 450 meaning when i put the 400 outer clutch case on its wiggling about has anyone evry used a sleeve or done anything to use the 2003-2005 kickstart mech in there 400/426 or is it a case of buying one for the 400 thanks in advance guys

 I don't have an answer for your question but I am just curious why are you using a 400 bottom end for a 450?



  • willostallard

Posted September 19, 2016 - 12:47 AM

#3

The reason was I had aload of spares so iv basically built it up from a mixture of 400 426 and 450 parts iv used a 400 bottom end 426 jug and 426 head with 450 decomp cam





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