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Old 01-03-2013, 05:43 AM   #1156
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Originally Posted by Cortez View Post
What he said.
Thanks guys. Now you are making me feel even worse about not spending more time there

Originally Posted by NovaMoto View Post
This video doesn't do much justice to the actual movement of the rocker on the pin but you should be able to get the gist:

That was my '11 at 7000km. The engine was quite noisy & once removed the needle bearings were about to fall out!
Ok. MIne aren't that bad. The local KTM shop here in Istanbul is looking for an intake and exhaust rocker for me. From what I can find you cant' only replace the bearing like on the 640. If they don't have the rockers I will re-shim and put her back together to make the 1700km ride to Georgia. From there I will have time to order parts in.
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