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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Mar 27th, 2015, 11:13 am Thread Starter
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A.P.E. Camchain Tensioner

I have just fitted an A.P.E. manual Camchain tensioner to my '05 K1200S with 32k on it. It was very easy to fit, and has stopped the dreaded rattle on start-up. Maybe the rattle would not have caused any damage, but it is such an horrible sound - it's worth the cost of the tensioner not to hear it every time I start it. Happy.
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I have had mine fitted for over 30k miles. Best thing i have done to the bike!

I know someone one here disagrees with me on this, but it idles much smoother now.

Bill

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