cam chain tensioner 2k2 426

4 replies to this topic
  • sanpedro426

Posted January 14, 2005 - 03:02 PM


Is the cam chain tensioner a self adjusting deal or??????????????? anybody?:cry:

  • TonyDeCoster

Posted January 14, 2005 - 05:26 PM


Yes, the cam chain tensioner is self-adjusting. However, the tensioner is a weak link and should be replaced whenever the cam chain is replaced.

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  • sanpedro426

Posted January 14, 2005 - 05:40 PM


woa and what are the intervals on that?:cry:

  • Matt96xr6

Posted January 14, 2005 - 06:13 PM


Get the service manual out.

When you replace it, install one off the 03+ 450s. They are shorter to get you more clearance under the carb so it is easier to rotate.

  • sanpedro426

Posted January 14, 2005 - 07:22 PM


Yep got a shop manual on the way, from a TTer in michigan i think. Anyhow thanks and good riding this weekend all.:cry:

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