Adjusting clutch per service manual isnt working out for me.. help?

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  • gregcb53

Posted June 10, 2012 - 03:29 PM


I made the mistake of taking off the clutch Handel. and the pulling off both pieces that allow for clutch adjust. Now after massively fiddling and doing lots of research i till can get the clutch tension correct let alone get the get the bikie out of gear. Prev to removing level the clutch worked perfectly. If any one has any tips, instructions, or pictures It would help a ton, Bike 2001 YZ 426. Thanks in advance

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  • cereal killer

Posted June 11, 2012 - 06:45 PM


Check to make sure the lever on top of the gear box is still attached to the cable. If you had the lever off the slack in the cable may have allowed it to pop out without you noticing.

i.e. this:
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Edited by cereal killer, June 11, 2012 - 06:46 PM.

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