When to adjust the valve's?

4 replies to this topic
  • ImpalaR1

Posted September 05, 2005 - 08:07 PM


How can u tell when u need to adjust the valve's? There's a little clicking noise when i'm just cruising, but when i accelerate hard or go real slow it goes away. any suggestions?

  • Old_Man_Time

Posted September 05, 2005 - 08:30 PM


Valves tighten up and become quiet when they need adjusting. You will notice a power loss and starting issues. Since you just got the bike it might be a good experience for you to adjust them or at least check them.

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  • Max Power

Posted September 05, 2005 - 08:32 PM


Check them. VALVES .

  • ImpalaR1

Posted September 05, 2005 - 09:09 PM


well what would cause this noise i'm hearing? It's a clicking noise, but not bad. I just don't let noise's go to long without fixing them on my bike's.

  • big t

Posted September 05, 2005 - 10:30 PM


The valves are easy to check, so I would go ahead and check them. I check my about every 300-400 miles.

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