does the '01 clutch ever become grabby?

1 reply to this topic
  • thumper4life

Posted August 13, 2002 - 11:59 AM


i feel i have been killing my clutch lately in the corners because ive been using it to deliver the power out of corners on the exit (and it has greatly helped!)

will my clutch ever become as grabby as a '00 clutch or will it stay smooth like it has been so far? just to let you know i change my oil a fair amount

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • Guest_mxrider426_*

Posted August 13, 2002 - 01:21 PM


If you have been slipping your clutch out of turns, it won't become grabby, just the opposite. It will wear out the plates and begin to slip. What you are using your clutch for is called "clutch abuse." If you want your plates to last, then stop abusing it and downshift.

Related Content


Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.