Grabby Clutch (NGPZC)

Steve Northrop blackgpz at
Wed Mar 7 17:43:59 PST 2007

On the old T595 Triumph's, they had a kit that lengthened the arm on the 
clutch release. It broadened the engagement point and lightened the pull a 
little too. Any chance of doing something like that?

Steve in Western NY
'96 GPZ1100
'02 Daytona 955i
"You Can't Fix Stupid", Ron White

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <scapco at>
To: <gpzlist at>
Sent: Wednesday, March 07, 2007 10:27 AM
Subject: Grabby Clutch (NGPZC)

> My daughters Yamaha TTR-125 has a grabby clutch.  When
> you're releasing the clutch it doesn't engage smoothly, but
> grabs rather quickly causing her to stall the bike too
> often.  This also makes it harder to slip the clutch when
> you need to.  The bike is a 2006, bought new and it has
> very low miles/hours on it.
> Funny, but I've never had a bike with a grabby clutch
> before in nearly 40 years of riding.  I'm open to trying
> different oils, replacing the clutch, etc... I just need to
> get it working better.  Any suggestions?
> Charles S. - In Sunny Denver
> (Finally!)

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