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post #2 of (permalink) Old 02-14-2018, 12:39 PM
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Originally Posted by czrlaker View Post
What gives? I clean and lube 1x week, 2 weeks tops. Anyone else experienced this? Any tips and or replacement thoughts?
It seems like the chain stretches out easily causing too much chain slack. I've had to adjust my chain slack 3 times in 3500 miles. The first time I checked it was when I did the 600 mile service and there was a lot chain slack... I thought maybe the dealer didn't have it set correctly when they sold it to me. But when I checked it 1000 miles later it had 10mm too much slack.
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