Longer compression release cable?

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  • michaelschorpp

Posted January 22, 2008 - 11:08 AM


I put a handlebar riser kit on my 2000 XR650R and noticed that the decompressor cable is now not long enough. When I turn the bars too far in one direction the motor will stall or make a tapping noise.

What is the proper fix for this?


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  • weskc35k

Posted January 23, 2008 - 01:13 AM


Yeah mine did it too i just slackened the cable off and angled the decompressor a bit to help.

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