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Offline Akkas

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New member from Fife area
« on: August 11, 2016, 05:39:40 PM »
Hi Fellas (and lasses so I don't offend ) :021:

Just here to introduce myself. Had a GS for years now and a sports bike. This is two dream bikes rolled into one.

Loving it so far.

Only issue is I have been to the dealers because of a clucking noise when going over sharp bumps/ cracks in the roads. Dealer not a lot of help. Feels like stand knocking but took a ride with both cable tied which made no difference. I now think it may be chain slap but its is on the tighter side of adjustments done by the dealer to try to sort the issue. Anyone else had this?


Offline Gatsoburner

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Re: New member from Fife area
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2016, 09:13:41 PM »
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Nope, read about it, stand or chain is all ive heard re culprit, mine been sweet as a nut ! :152:
Go same route once on the throttle once off and see ?
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Offline Jockser

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Re: New member from Fife area
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2016, 10:50:07 AM »
I have the clunking noise on bumpy roads too but I've no idea what it is  :034:

Offline feeb

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Re: New member from Fife area
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2016, 11:10:18 PM »
Welcome.

 


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