Heavy clutch pull on ZY 450


4 replies to this topic
  • 352ToddS

Posted June 26, 2011 - 08:28 AM

#1

What's the best way to soften the pull?

Thanks,
Todd :thumbsup:

  • grayracer513

Posted June 26, 2011 - 10:16 AM

#2

What year model?

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  • YamaLink

Posted June 26, 2011 - 05:10 PM

#3

Sometimes it's as easy as putting on a new clutch cable. Or cleaning/lubing the current cable (I like a dry moly); make sure there are no spurs in the metal cable. And adjust the lever pull properly.

  • 352ToddS

Posted June 28, 2011 - 12:41 PM

#4

It's an 05 YZ450.

Seems very smooth just heavy will try to clean and lube.

  • grayracer513

Posted June 28, 2011 - 12:52 PM

#5

Did you buy the bike new or used? Do you know if it has OEM or aftermarket clutch springs?





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