time to check valve clearance?

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  • yz450fensenada

Posted February 17, 2005 - 05:12 PM


ok ... my 2004 yz450f is making a weird clicking noise up in the valve train it will go away afer the bike warms up for a minute or 2 but last time it didnt go away soo ... this isnt normal could it be that my valves need adjustment or something of that nature... ? oil level is perfect and has brand new oil... :) :p :)

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  • grayracer513

Posted February 17, 2005 - 05:17 PM


Check the clearance. Also take a look at your chain tensioner (of the engine) and check for undue looseness or a tendency to either stick or skip under pressure.

  • DoctorRzed

Posted February 17, 2005 - 05:19 PM


My bike makes a clicking sound as well as all the other bikes I had. It sounds normal to me. Check the valve clearance anyhow even though I doubt it needs adj. :)

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