1986 GW 1200 - Noise coming from rear wheel


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1986 GW 1200 - Noise coming from rear wheel

Postby biker369 » Tue Sep 08, 2009 5:50 pm



As I ride I hear a clunk, clunk that seems to becoming from the area of the rear wheel. I was wondering if it's a universal, the rear drive component or brake. Bike only has 32K miles on it.
Any information or suggestions would be helpful. Thanks



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Re: 1986 GW 1200 - Noise coming from rear wheel

Postby WingAdmin » Tue Sep 08, 2009 11:06 pm

It could be any of those things. Does it happen when you accelerate or decelerate? Or when you are riding at a constant speed? We'll need a bit more information. Can you feel it, or just hear it? Does it happen at low speed and high speed? Anything you can provide will help.


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