gearbox problems



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  • sam

Posted September 04, 2000 - 03:16 AM

#1

Does anybody have problems with their gearboxs changing down a gear by themselves
It mainly happens just after i've nailed the thing and I keep expecting to have to catch the piston in my teeth as the revs go supersonic.
Has any body experienced this with different types of oil?

cheers
sam

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  • MotoGreg

Posted September 04, 2000 - 03:34 PM

#2

I used to dualsport a lot and when accelerating full out on the street and changing gears I had some problems like that. Never on the dirt though. I'm glad I never broke anything because now that I think about it, that's not a good idea with all the traction on the street without any sort of cush-drive on the rear sprocket.

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  • So_Cal_Erik

Posted September 04, 2000 - 03:41 PM

#3

Hey Moto Greg, I just have one thing to say,
"do the stepdown"! :)

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