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  1. 2014 R1200GS Adventure final drive just exploded!

    GS Series
    Well, I think it's the final drive; with the clutch engaged it makes a horrible grinding sound when you move it. I was riding across a bridge into Oakland, shifted gears to 3rd, twisted the throttle, then I hear the engine rev high and a loud grinding sound. No power from the engine makes it to...
  2. Need help again!!! Oil on rear wheel? Final drive shot?

    Finally some nice weather that I can get the bike out. I went on about a 300 mile ride and seemed to have no problems until I came down off the highway I had a noise from the rear end. Sounded like the driveshaft went out of round because it was there then gone then there then gone real fast...