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I just changed the oil on my 1985 Yamaha Maxim. Now when I start it there is a strange noise. (Note: I drained the oil and tried to get the oil filter off but broke the cheap socket I had and decided to just fill it back up with the old filter, which shouldn't be that dirty. It sat empty for about a day though.)

When I turn the starter, sometimes is simply starts, other times I'll hear a grinding/clicking sound. It's coming from somewhere under the gas tank. It's sounds like something metal is spinning and catching on something else metal.

I will also hear a similar sound when I'm riding and pull the clutch in. I don't notice anything when I'm cruising or accelerating though but perhaps that's because there's other noise.

Should I be concerned about this or will it go away if I keep riding it around?
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