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Old 05-30-2012, 07:38 AM   #8
Not (w)reckless
Joined: May 2011
Location: Vail, AZ
Oddometer: 108
At ~15,000 miles the chain derailed and poked a hole in the crankcase...repaired it with JBWeld and it has held for 10,000+ miles. Unfortunately, nobody makes a sprocket cover that would protect the case. Second problem I had was a rock sheared the two screws holding the sidestand switch to the kickstand plate, leaving the switch dangling by its wiring. I backed the broken screws out of the plate and replaced them...seems like the bash plate should extend a little to the left to protect that switch. Fortunately, the switch isn't that critical...
2011 Triumph Tiger 800 XC (25,000 miles)
2001 Aprilia Futura (127,000+ miles)
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