'94 600R countershaft sproket question.

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  • Pounce

Posted September 08, 2007 - 07:10 PM


How much play is acceptable on the front spline?
My front sprocket is a wee bit wobbly rocking it by hand side to side. It moves maybe 2mm (0.08") total and also maybe 1/4mm (0.01") rotation wise on the shaft.
I figure it is going to get worse, but how long before I should change the countershaft?
Cheer fellas.

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  • cleonard

Posted September 08, 2007 - 10:07 PM


The wear will be very noticeable long before the splines fail. You may have years of riding left. The splines on my 93 have shown wear ever since I got the bike in 2000. It slowly gets worse.

  • LeXRider

Posted September 09, 2007 - 11:28 PM


I'd change the sprocket long before I'd change the shaft. Keep your chain tensioned properly and you'll get years out of that shaft. Now get out there and ride.

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