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Unread postPosted: Wed Mar 29, 2006 3:51 pm 
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Hello,

This is my first post in this forum, forum looks great.

I have a problem on the clutch. It's getting the gas very late, I am squeezing the clutch and I release very slow but bike moves almost at the end of the squezzing. I mean bikes start moving at %10 percent of squeeze.

it sometimes cause a stopping at the uphill. is there a way to adjust that or should I take it to the mechanic for adjustment.

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Unread postPosted: Wed Mar 29, 2006 10:54 pm 
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Thats the way VStars are. You will get used to it after awhile. You might want to try this forum: http://650ccnd.com/
There is alot of good info there.

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Unread postPosted: Mon Apr 03, 2006 5:09 am 
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Mine was like that too. After I had it serviced, it was really touchy. I had a look when I got it home and noticed that the clutch cable lug (on the end of the cable) was not seated correctly (on the motor end).

After seating it correctly and adjusting the cable tension, it was fine.

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Unread postPosted: Thu Apr 06, 2006 4:24 pm 
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Thanks guys,,

One more question, Do you guys think the drilling exhaust is a good idea? people said that it's make it more noisy but isn't it effect on performance?


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Unread postPosted: Thu Apr 06, 2006 4:28 pm 
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deluxepaint wrote:
Do you guys think the drilling exhaust is a good idea? people said that it's make it more noisy but isn't it effect on performance?


It won't effect performance unless you open up the air intake as well. You're better off debaffling rather than just drilling holes.


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Unread postPosted: Thu Apr 06, 2006 8:24 pm 
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Here is one guy that did it:

http://650ccnd.com/pipe1.htm

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Unread postPosted: Thu Apr 06, 2006 8:36 pm 
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THanks Cury, actually I saw that on this link that you send. pretty good site.


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