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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Aug 29th, 2006, 7:25 pm Thread Starter
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Anyone had valve clearance checked?

Got 13K miles on my S. Everything works great. I do my own regular maintenance, and prefer to stay away from dealers. I do NOT want a dealer messing with the software. I've had NO upgrades, and plan to keep it that way. I don't want the dealer plugging in any diagnostic crap. I really don't trust "software" telling me when to adjust the valves.

Anyway, have any of you had the valves checked? Any adjustment needed? What mileage?

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old Aug 29th, 2006, 8:18 pm
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valves at 12K

Just had 12k service done and although the computer "told" the shop to check valves they were right on target and required no adjusting.
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old Aug 30th, 2006, 4:16 am
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Same here - checked at 12k - no adj. needed.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Aug 31st, 2006, 10:27 pm
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Same here

05 K1200S, 07 R1200S, 05 K1200LT
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