Starter clutch on a Gl1100

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Starter clutch on a Gl1100

Postby spazzmike740 » Mon Jan 03, 2011 2:08 pm

How hard is it to change the starter clutch on my 1983 GL1100? Is there an adjustment for the starter chain?

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Re: Starter clutch on a Gl1100

Postby WingAdmin » Mon Jan 03, 2011 2:53 pm

Replacing the starter clutch requires removing and opening the entire engine. It's not an insignificant job.

There is no chain adjustment, as being a chain, it is a known, present length and does not stretch like a belt (at least appreciably).

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