Swingarm play? - Kawasaki KLR 650 Forum
KLR & Other Motorcycle Related Discussion Grab a seat and discuss whatever you like about the KLR or other related topics. Within reason.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old 05-18-2012, 09:39 AM Thread Starter
1st Gear
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 72
Swingarm play?

I blocked my new KLR so the tires are off the ground and noted there is some play in the swingarm, about 1/16" at the back of the rear wheel. Clunk clunk sided to side. My question is if this is normal and OK? 2012 brand new with only 68 miles.
I've been checking everything ouyt as best I can as this bike seems to have been kind of slapped together.
Thanks,
Steve
LittleSteve 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
Swingarm ideas Aron31 2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions 14 12-03-2012 04:30 PM
Rear sprocket free play basement 2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions 2 05-12-2011 12:33 PM
Swingarm / Uni-Trac Maintenance flash 2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions 1 02-09-2009 08:11 PM
Play in the clutch lever rickyp3278 1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods 4 06-17-2008 08:31 PM
Pam was away, I had to go play! Zrod Travel Log & Trip Reports 7 12-23-2006 11:06 AM

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