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  1. V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    I don't know if what I'm about to describe means the clutch isn't engaged or what, but it makes zero sense to me. I'm replacing my chain and sprockets, so I had to remove the clutch cable assembly. 2008 650. I watched a video on adjustment, which I did, but the following things happen with my...
  2. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    I have a DL650A 07 with 63.000 km. At around 50k I had noticed that I had problem switching to neutral when I was fully stopped and the clutch lever had a lot of free play before it would engage. So I used the adjuster nut on the lever to reduce the free play. That fixed the switching to neutral...
  3. Maintenance, Tech and Products.
    During an off-road training class a week ago, I noticed that my clutch was slipping and, despite clutch cable adjustment, soon realized I'd burned out a clutch after only 7,000 miles of riding. Now, here are some possibilities: 1. My bad riding technique is at fault - I tend to feather the...
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