replaced my clutch cable today - Kawasaki KLR 650 Forum
1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods For maintaining, repair or modifications of Generation 1 KLR's. 2007 and earlier.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old 07-06-2008, 10:06 PM Thread Starter
Neutral
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Front Royal, VA
Posts: 12
replaced my clutch cable today

Well everyone i just thought i would share this. I bought my klr last year and the clutch lever was always hard to pull, lubing the cable didn't help. I finally replaced the cable today and all i can say is WOW! The lever is so easy to operate, like butter - also the front end seems much lighter when i roll on the throttle. Only thing i can think is the clutch wasn't fully engaging before although it seemed to have been... So unlike the DPO i am going to lube the cables and keep them properly adjusted. Best 23 dollars i've spent in a long time.
compton is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Kawasaki KLR 650 Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Clutch cable routing? MeefZah 1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods 11 12-14-2016 04:35 PM
Lubricating the clutch cable rickyp3278 1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods 2 09-21-2008 12:12 AM
MSRP clutch cable price Kramer KLR & Other Motorcycle Related Discussion 2 12-13-2007 09:14 PM
Replaced my fork seals - vid josbek 1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods 3 08-29-2007 04:03 PM
Replaced fuses with Circuit Breakers DXKLR 1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods 11 07-01-2007 05:21 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome