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post #1 of 2 Old Oct 17th, 2010, 12:50 pm Thread Starter
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Question Clutch engagement

I just had my first 600 miles service. My question is when I let the clutch out it doesn't start to move until it is almost all the way released. Is this normal? I'm used to it starting to engage a lot sooner.

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post #2 of 2 Old Oct 17th, 2010, 3:37 pm
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Re: Clutch engagement

That is my experience. When I first replaced it, it engaged much sooner. I stalled the bike a bunch of times before I got the feel for it. After 500-600 miles it started to engage right at the end of it's travel. Doesn't feel "right" but that's the way it was before and the dealer doesn't see anything wrong with it either. I've got about 4000 miles on it since the change and everything seems fine. (40k on the bike overall)

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