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post #1 of 2 Old 09-25-2009, 02:08 PM Thread Starter
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Good chain install info

I just got a new EK chain from SV Racing (good service, as usual) for my 2003 Vee. As with most chains I found out, it came with 120 links. I've put a few new chains on other bikes, but always got a new chain of the exact length that I needed -- thus, I didn't need to remove any of the links during installation. BTW, the Vee calls for a 112 link chain.

Because I didn't want to mess up something with a $120 chain, I looked around for info just to make sure I did it correctly. Found the following doc online, and thought it was really helpful -- clear, complete, good pics, etc. Here's the link to the doc for others with the same questions I had:
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post #2 of 2 Old 09-25-2009, 08:50 PM
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That's great info. Thanks


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