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  1. Balancer chain worn out? (doohickey related?)

    2008+ KLR650 Wrenching & Mod Questions
    Hi, So I got a 2008 model fairly recently, and this being my first motorcycle, I'm still trying to get the feels for what is normal and what isn't. It has already seen ~90k km, and I'm the 5th owner, with the 4th only owning it for a few month so maintenance records are close to non-existent...
  2. 2003 KLR 650 Balancer Chain Tensioner Question/Help

    1987 to 2007 Wrenching & Mods
    Just bought another KLR. I had one a few years ago (2003 KLR 650) and the balancer chain broke and wrecked the engine at about 40,000. I put on about 8,000km of the 40,000. I had just adjusted the bolt (like the manual says) and about 500km later the balancer chain broke - end of bike. Now I...