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Old 12-07-2012, 08:44 AM   #71671
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Opium89, do you know what grenaded the 99 engine?
In lieu of a starter clutch torque limiter that absorbs engine kick-back, Suzuki in all their wisdom installed a solid idler gear for a year in the 99-2000 (98-99?) models. They went back to a starter clutch shortly after realizing what a huge mistake they made and everyone's cases getting grenaded.. This will most likely happen to every one of these models eventually. There's a lot of info about it on the Google machine.

http://bit.ly/TLIs7O
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Old 12-07-2012, 09:39 AM   #71672
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Replacing my speedo cable because the jacket on the original was torn. Sure as shit, water was penetrating. Anyway, anyone know should the speedo housing at the wheel, be packed with grease on reassemble ?
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Old 12-07-2012, 09:47 AM   #71673
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I had to cut mine off.
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Old 12-07-2012, 10:05 AM   #71674
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Old 12-07-2012, 11:04 AM   #71675
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headlight cover

Anyone know where I can get a headlight cover that is white and black? And any Ideas what type of windshield this is?
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Old 12-07-2012, 11:17 AM   #71676
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Yep, Speedo drive should have grease in it. Packed in but not necessarily packed totally full.
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Old 12-07-2012, 11:46 AM   #71677
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I've never seen a two toned headlight surround. Not to say it doesn't exist but I'd just paint yours to your liking.
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:24 PM   #71678
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Replacing my speedo cable because the jacket on the original was torn. Sure as shit, water was penetrating. Anyway, anyone know should the speedo housing at the wheel, be packed with grease on reassemble ?
I have always kept mine full.
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Old 12-07-2012, 12:42 PM   #71679
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Yep, Speedo drive should have grease in it. Packed in but not necessarily packed totally full.
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Old 12-07-2012, 01:29 PM   #71680
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Passenger foot peg

Anybody have the left passenger foot peg they would like to part with? I was cleaning my chain today and it just broke off. Shoot me a PM
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Old 12-07-2012, 02:34 PM   #71681
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Skid Plate

I see a few skid plates for under $100. Procycle and Kientec each sell one. Are these items quality items or should I spring for the more expensive ones available? Pros and cons for ones that are available.
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Old 12-07-2012, 02:43 PM   #71682
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Wht kind of paint should I use?

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I've never seen a two toned headlight surround. Not to say it doesn't exist but I'd just paint yours to your liking.
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Old 12-07-2012, 02:46 PM   #71683
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What is this for? Found it in the tool kit:

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Old 12-07-2012, 02:55 PM   #71684
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What is this for? Found it in the tool kit:

It's kinda like a breaker-bar for the axle wrench.
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Old 12-07-2012, 03:16 PM   #71685
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Anybody have the left passenger foot peg they would like to part with? I was cleaning my chain today and it just broke off. Shoot me a PM
Just broke off ?
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