How much side to side slop do you have? Pushing on the toe part of the shifter towards the derby cover then away from it? I have 1/8 inch. But on the shifter mechanism where the plastic washers are I see about 60,000 of an inch slop. meaning I grab that and pushed it in and out
OK, so Phaedrus just asked me if anyone would be interested in getting a mess of XRs together for some tuning, dyno time, and just all around motorcycle fun for the day.
Man, you guys in the North East have it made, I tell ya!
This is a combination of two posts from Phaedrus' website on FEED LINES and RETURN LINES.
Re-posted by permission. ~Joe
Installing the Cylinder Head Oil Cooling Return Lines
One of the main differences between the XR1200 and other Sportsters (or Harleys for that matter) is the oil cooling...
This is from Phaedrus's posting >> HERE <<.
Reproduced, by permission.
The stock XR forks never quite did it for me. I ran them on the road and for a bit of offroad riding, and their lack of adjustability meant harsh riding under some conditions and excessive dive under others. Once i...