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  1. Transalp
    ADVICE PLEASE XL700 17k miles. Original chain and sprockets (scot oiler from new) I've had to adjust the chain a couple of times this last few months and think the chain needs renewing. The rear sprocket doesn't look worn at all. (Not checked front sprocket). I'm getting a lot of 'chatter' from...
  2. Mechanical Advice
    Yo guys! I need a bit of advise please. I had to replace my chain and sprockets a while back, but the (only) shop didnt have the standard gearing available. So I'm currently running a smaller rear sprocket. I want to go back to the normal rear 'cos the current setup is killing my economy...
  3. Transalp
    Hi Folks, Not had the bike out a lot this year....New job, no time etc.... MOT looming so I thought I'd attend to the worn chain. Ordered from M&P who took 3 weeks to deliver and I think I have the wrong chain, (despite numerous confirmations of the year/model of bike) Chain looks to be a...
  4. Triumph
    It's a tick, tick noise, like a nail in the rear tyre. At an even speed. I've checked the tyre and there's nothing in it. And it goes away if I pull the clutch in, or close the throttle. Could it be a loose/worn chain?
  5. Transalp
    Shocked at the ammount the Transalp chain (original) wore for the Stella trip (ok it was passed it's best), a replacement has now been fitted along with new sprockets. Upon closer inspection (by pushing and pulling links together), some link's show very minimal wear in their pins, some have...
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