Foot shift lever linkage
Just got my 2018 DL650 about a month ago (upgrade from my first bike ever, a Honda Rebel 250). I love this thing, but I have found 1 issue that is bugging.
The foot shift lever is a little high, making it difficult to downshift without lifting my foot off the rest. With my boots on, its hard to lift the toes enough for the shifter to register the release before the next down shift. I was looking at the lever to see if there's an adjustment and it looks like there is some linkage with a turn knob in the middle. Almost like it is meant to be adjustable. However, linkage usually has an extra nut at each end for tightening the linkage in place once adjusted. I could not see the ends very well due to rubber boots on the ends, so I don't know if this linkage is adjustable.
No one online is mentioning the linkage. They all seem to think I should pull the lever and change its angle, but then mention that I loose the correct angle of the shifting rod (which is where the linkage appears to be). I'm hoping someone here knows a little more about it.
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