SPEEDOMETER AND TACHOMETER MOUFUNCTION !!!!


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kajunmisfitt
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SPEEDOMETER AND TACHOMETER MOUFUNCTION !!!!

Post by kajunmisfitt » Sat Apr 26, 2014 2:05 am



I was wondering since I took both cables out on the speedometer and the tachometer and it is still jumping up and down,(bobbin up and down). I was wondering (and I know no one can tell me the exact reason why it is behaving this way without seeing it run) So give am your best "OPOINION". Am I looking at replacing both meters or maybe the whole deal in the hub !!!! Please let me know !!!! Thank for all the help in everything I have wrote about !!! God Bless you ALL !!! Keep up the good work !!!



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Re: SPEEDOMETER AND TACHOMETER MOUFUNCTION !!!!

Post by cbx4evr » Sat Apr 26, 2014 7:45 am

On my 1500 the speedometer started jumping up and down and then quit. Turned out to be the drive assembly in the wheel.
"It´s a friggen motorcycle, it´s not supposed to be comfortable, quiet or safe. The wind noise is supposed to hurt your ears, the seat should be hard and riding it should make you s**t your pants every now and then. "

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