Trasmission Experts?

Ernest Montague afm199 at
Tue Sep 9 21:21:31 PDT 2008


I'd guess a fork is severely scuffed or a dog engagement ring or slot 
or whatever it is called is scuffed too.  No load, no pressure on the 
scuff it slides ok, load means pressure on the scuffs.  Just my 
thoughts. Zoran probably is better with this.

On Sep 9, 2008, at 7:45 PM, Steve Robertson wrote:

> Well I kinda did what you suggested. I put the bike on the rear stand
> and shifted it through the gears (with all the linkage and shifter 
> attached).
> Had no problems going all the way from 1st to 6th. Any reason(s) this 
> would
> work while it wouldn't when under load???
> Steve
>> First I would put the bike on a stand, remove the linkage to the 
>> knuckle and try shifting it by hand and see what happens.  All that 
>> given you probably are missing a dog or the fork is worn/bent.  And 
>> yes that means splitting the cases.

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