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post #1 of 28 (permalink) Old 03-19-2014, 06:33 PM Thread Starter
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need opinion from the experts ticking from engine

hoping this sound normal. did the acct to mcct conversion. chain is quiet now but i think it made it easier to hear others.

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hoping this sound normal. did the acct to mcct conversion. chain is quiet now but i think it made it easier to hear others.
balancer dampers were replaced also. bike seems to run good otherwise good power.

sorry, this was supposed to be added to first post.

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almost sounds like a loose or cracked spark plug. hard to tell tho
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just wondering if its safe to run. checked plugs all good there. just hoping its normal lol but don't think so.

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That still sounds like the chain to me. Did you tighten the mcct till the rpms dropped? Then backed out a bit?

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I'll try to tighten it again and see what happens. i hope that's all it is

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I'm installing the MCCT in the next 3 weeks myself(pending shipping time). I'm very intersted to hear if you've run into any hitches!

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I'm installing the MCCT in the next 3 weeks myself(pending shipping time). I'm very intersted to hear if you've run into any hitches!
I'm at work till Saturday morning but i will post and let you know. so far they are great just gotta make sure they are adjusted right. and i hope that's the nose I'm hearing


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Sounds like an IRA bomb to me.....



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guess that means engine pull again, I'm excited especially close to summer

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