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  1. Motorcycle Stalls When Releasing Clutch

    Motorcycle Repair
    Bike: 2001 Kawasaki Ninja 500R My clutch started slipping a month back, I took apart the clutch and put it back together after replacing the gasket and checking the plates. After putting the clutch plates back in (in the same order), and adding a new clutch cable, the motorcycle will not get in...
  2. Hydraulic Clutch Failure

    Motorcycle Repair
    Hi Guys, Will keep as brief as possible. I have a 1987 Yamaha FXZ700T. Issue: Got on bike to go for a ride and the clutch would not engage (i.e. when I put it in first it stalled with the clutch lever pulled). The clutch lever had little tension/resistance. Attempted Solution(1): Bleed the...
  3. Problem with clutch or driveshaft. Help!

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    The battery was dead and I coldstarted it downhill in 2nd gear. It started, but backfired and all lights were erratic. It accelerated erratically until the clutch no longer engaged. I recharged the battery. Now the engine runs fine, but the drive no longer engages. Did the downhill start damege...
  4. 1995 Virago 250 - Clutch Problems?!?

    I have a friend with a 95 Virago 250. He recently change the clutch and now the bike "jumps" when he puts it into gear. I removed the clutch case and checked the installation & function and everything looks good (Enough travel when clutch is engaged to separate plates, etc) but when the bike...