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Offline TA800

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Chain slap?
« on: March 21, 2011, 11:58:02 PM »
I've seen a couple of references to this. Is this a case of a poorly designed chain guard? I'm wondering if the aftermarket will fix it.

Offline foey

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Re: Chain slap?
« Reply #1 on: March 22, 2011, 08:10:48 AM »
Possible but doubtfull, depends what your chain is slapping against, its mostly the swingarm i believe, chain slap is mostly as a result of a poorly adjusted chain.

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Re: Chain slap?
« Reply #2 on: March 22, 2011, 01:49:01 PM »
I thought it was this that i heard when i rode mine home. After some time I realised it was the exhaust. Some other clever clogs has stated it is due to the Catalytic Converter.

Mine has had no issue with chain slapping

 


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