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Yes, it will move some. There is a rubber vibration dampener in between the wheel and hub.
 

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IF this play is excessive, you might wanna check condition of those dampeners...
I have replaced mine, but I have 123,000 miles on it too...
I always check wear on these critters whenever I change tires ( about each 15,000 miles )

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Yea, the rubber pieces help with driveline shock, something I wish I had with the shaft drive, its all direct from the crankshaft to the pavement. Can be brutal sometimes.
 

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Thanks guys! I saw the dampeners in the service manual, so I was just wondering. I oiled the chain last weekend, that was all I could accomplish. I couldn't clean anything since the temperature was in the teens...the minute I wiped down the tank with a damp cloth, ice formed instantly! Come on spring!
 

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:D My Free Riding Service offer stands! :D

Anyone in need of my riding service may pay the fare to pick up your Bike, then when I return it, when winter is done pay the fare for my return trip home...

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I can`t fathom putting my Bike to sleep!
 
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