Kawasaki Vulcan 750 Forum : Kawasaki VN750 Forums - View Single Post - Bike not shifting
View Single Post
post #17 of (permalink) Old 09-17-2019, 05:17 PM
MSattler
Senior Member
 
MSattler's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2019
Location: Iowa
Posts: 182
iTrader: (0)
 
Thorn,
Yes, it is the spring that pushes the pawl into the cog. The roads in Iowa are garbage, and it is like being in a war zone, so I hit a pothole today that jarred it loose. Each time I have pulled off the site glass, the spring is 100% compressed, and the pawl is shoved tight against spring. The spring is in place, but it doesn't push the pawl back to where it should go.

'08 Road King Classic
'86 VN750:
Ear Shave, K&N Filters, Mean Streak Seat, AGM battery, Blue Wire Mod, Pick-up Coil Mod, Timing Advance Mod, NGK Iridium Plugs and Wire, LEDs, Bed Liner Paint Job, Over-sized Tires, New Brakes, New Fork Seals, Progressive Springs, Kick Stand Mod, Highway Pegs, 40/140 No Shims, Vance & Hines Exhaust, New Grips, Extra Wide Emgo Handle Bars
John 8:44, REV 2:9, REV 3:9 - If you were kicked out of 109 bars, would you think the problem was you, or the 109 bars?
MSattler is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome