Play allowance on drive shaft - - Excellence in Motion
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old Jul 18th, 2014, 11:30 am Thread Starter
GavinK1200S's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Johannesburg, , South Africa
Posts: 10
Play allowance on drive shaft

ZERO play is allowed on the shaft.. If there is play the bearing are shot and need replacing. Rumbling sounds coming from the FD will be a very good indication things are not "cool" back there..

Last edited by GavinK1200S; Jul 19th, 2014 at 9:55 am.
GavinK1200S is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

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

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


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

Email Address:


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
Final Drive Oil Change 2006 K1200R Coastie Technical, Repair and Maintenance 24 Apr 6th, 2017 9:41 am
Absolutely the most detailed description of the K1200S I've come across... sinc K12/1300S 20 Jul 19th, 2014 10:04 am
k75 drive shaft possibility Satch Technical, Repair and Maintenance 0 Nov 5th, 2012 9:11 pm
Drive shaft went BANG! nickonoonoo Other K-Bikes Discussion 8 Feb 4th, 2010 10:29 pm
Sullivan County, NY 10-30-05 kevinC Ride Tales 4 Apr 27th, 2008 8:52 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