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  1. Gears change loudly & kind of clunky--clutch issues?

    Technical Discussion
    Hey all, here's the situation, I'm rehabbing a 2001 VT1100C2 that sat for 4 or so years. I haven't worked on a bike in over 20 years and have never owned or worked on any shaft driven bikes, like this one. I have service manual but I feel like i'm missing something. Problem: shifting gears...
  2. Any options for taller final drives for VT110?

    Technical Discussion
    Hey yall, I do 75% of my riding on Texan highways, around 75mph. I've got the VT1100 Spirit. This bike, not having a sixth gear, really protests going those speeds. No pulling power, and smack dab in the no-mans-land of the powerband, where peak torque happened 20mph ago and peak power isn't for...
  3. Final drive oil capacity

    Technical Discussion
    I've read as many of the past discussions on final drive breather leaks as I possibly can. Generally they devolve into a rtm scream fest. I'm dealing with a 2005 vt750 Aero final drive that keeps weeping out of the top breather. With the bike on the side stand (as per manual) I fill to the...
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