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  • marcusmoberg

Posted December 27, 2005 - 12:55 AM


[COLOR=Blue]I tried getting the chain off my wr400f so I can clean it and it would not come off!

I got the pin off but the joint will not come off.

I tried pliers and a flat head and a hammer but nothing would get the joint to pop off.

Does anybody have any suggestions for getting my chain off?[/COLOR] :applause:

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  • tmckeown

Posted December 27, 2005 - 01:54 AM



If you a O-ring chain usually after you take the clip of (or what ever it is in english) frontplate will be really tight. I use Patton Chain breaker ( http://www.chaparral...A13D186D7AF64D1 ) to push out both pins from the frontplate and then it will be easy to pull rear plate with 2 pins attached out :applause:

When I install that chainlink again I push that backplate with pins thru chain and put the frontplate on its place and push it deep enought with this: http://www.chaparral...A13D186D7AF64D1 and then put that "what ever" clip on its place.

Hopefully this was at least somehow helpful

Timo Mc

  • Indy_WR450

Posted December 27, 2005 - 05:20 AM


The pins are worn from rubbing against the chain guide. Time to replace the chain or at least the master. Just take a large slot head screwdriver and a dead blow hammer. Put the master on the rear sprocket and wedge the slot head between the O-rings on the back side. One or two hits with the hammer and the master will pop thru the chain bushings. :applause:


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