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  1. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    Hey everyone! I've got an 08 wee 650 with 71,000 kms, I've had it for about 10 months and bought it with 63,000kms. I have noticed a sort of ticking sound at idle and at low rpm's, when I went to see my local mechanic he said that it is the cam chain tension that needs to be done, and that at...
  2. DL650A - 2017+
    Hey folks! Having just recently had two V-Strom 650s (2017+2013) into the shop for valve checks with both being within "spec" I was wondering what your experiences have been thus far. I have attached a poll for those interested with the intention of guiding those who may be considering...
  3. DL650A - 2017+
    Hi all, wasn't quite sure where to post this - my question is specifically in relation to any potential changes to the 2017+ 650's for a valve adjustment, so went with the 2017+ forum, but I obviously understand it's a maintenance question. There are posts abound regarding valve adjustments...
  4. Maintenance, Tech and Products.
    I noticed today that even though they are tight, both my front caliper bleed valves have significantly more thread showing that the rear one. Is this normal? Is there a reason for them to have so much more thread exposed?
  5. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    Hey all, Partly out of sheer boredom and cabin fever living in Michigan, I tore apart my '06 Wee with 10k miles, cleaned and adjusted everything, then put it back together. One of the things I did was a valve adjustment. 6 of the 8 were either out of spec or on the low (tight) end of the...
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