My friction zone moves
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  1. #1
    My Bike(s)
    V Star 650

    My friction zone moves

    2006 V Star 650 with only 4500 miles on it. I installed the Clevver, but the friction zone moves during a 30 mile ride. I start out with the friction zone near the end of the clutch lever travel and by the time I get to work, the friction zone is almost all the way to the grip. With only 4500 miles, does it sound like I need a new clutch cable already?

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  3. #2
    Fifth gear streak
    My Bike(s)
    09 FatBob, 09 M50
    Near a Computer
    if it just started happening after installing the clevver, i'd guess that there was some slack in the cable that needs to be adjusted out

  4. #3
    Super Moderator

    My Bike(s)
    Can-AM Spyder
    Ocala, FL
    Quote Originally Posted by Blooeyesguy View Post
    I installed the Clevver,
    What is that and why did you put it on ?

    Might be a good idea to put the stock lever back on just as a test.

    Any chance there is something loose with the new mechanism ??
    Don't believe everything that you think.

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  6. #4
    My Bike(s)
    2009 TMax (2); 2006 HD 1200 Custom
    Pa. (Pgh. area)
    Quote Originally Posted by Easy Rider View Post
    What is that . . .
    The Clevver, The clever lever for V-Star clutches


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