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  1. Maintenance How-to
    I bought a used 2005 DL650 with ~ 78000 miles. The previous owner's mechanic suggested to replace the cam chain/tensioner because he thought the front cylinder was noisy (Imperative to replace in ~1000 miles according to him). I asked another mechanic for a second opinion, and he was positive...
  2. V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    Ah, my first post here... I just bought a 2005 DL650 with 83,000 miles on it and thought, i dunno, maybe I should have a look at the valve adjustment. I read a number of posts that mentioned how hard it was to remove and install the rear cam chain tensioner and that the alternate method of...