first gen cam end-play

Ted Temple lrrs52 at yahoo.com
Mon May 3 09:49:10 PDT 2010


Good to hear - thought I was going to have a heart attack after building my first SB motor and hearing THAT racket when I hit the starter!  :-) 

Ted Temple
LRRS #52 - WERA #552
Sponsored By: 
Spears Enterprises - www.SpearsEnterprises.com  
Street & Competition - www.streetandcomp.com
Woodcraft - www.woodcraft-cfm.com


--- On Mon, 5/3/10, Morgan Jones <morgan at morganjones.org> wrote:

> From: Morgan Jones <morgan at morganjones.org>
> Subject: Re: first gen cam end-play
> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> Date: Monday, May 3, 2010, 9:30 AM
> 
> You guys called it: the cam was scraping the guide.  I
> loosened the bolts, slid the guard to the outside, tighten
> the bolts and the noise was gone.
> 
> thanks for your help!
> 
> -morgan
> 
> 
> 
> On Apr 30, 2010, at 12:32 PM, Ernest Montague wrote:
> 
> > Yep, and the adjuster bolts on the sprocket will be
> scuffed on one side and across the top. But IIRC the yosh
> cams came with pressed no sprockets so unless they were
> replaced with adjustable this is not the problem
> > 
> > 
> > On Apr 30, 2010, at 9:05 AM, Ted Temple wrote:
> > 
> >> Just pull the guide and look on the inside. 
> It will be pretty clear if the chain was scraping it. 
> I actually drill the holes just a bit larger so I can give
> the guide a little more clearance.
> >> 
> >> Ted Temple
> >> LRRS #52 - WERA #552
> >> Sponsored By:
> >> Spears Enterprises - www.SpearsEnterprises.com
> >> Street & Competition - www.streetandcomp.com
> >> Woodcraft - www.woodcraft-cfm.com
> >> 
> >> 
> >> --- On Fri, 4/30/10, Morgan Jones <morgan at morganjones.org>
> wrote:
> >> 
> >>> From: Morgan Jones <morgan at morganjones.org>
> >>> Subject: Re: first gen cam end-play
> >>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> >>> Date: Friday, April 30, 2010, 1:28 AM
> >>> Thanks Ted and Ernie--I'll give it a
> >>> look this weekend and report back.
> >>> 
> >>> -morgan
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >>> On Apr 29, 2010, at 12:19 PM, Ted Temple
> wrote:
> >>> 
> >>>> That was my first thought as well
> Ernie.  Makes a
> >>> hell of a racket but easliy fixed by sliding
> that guide to
> >>> the outside as far as it will go.
> >>>> 
> >>>> Ted Temple
> >>>> LRRS #52 - WERA #552
> >>>> Sponsored By:
> >>>> Spears Enterprises -
> www.SpearsEnterprises.com 
> >>>> Street & Competition -
> www.streetandcomp.com
> >>>> Woodcraft - www.woodcraft-cfm.com
> >>>> 
> >>>> 
> >>>> --- On Thu, 4/29/10, Ernest Montague
> <afm199 at earthlink.net>
> >>> wrote:
> >>>> 
> >>>>> From: Ernest Montague <afm199 at earthlink.net>
> >>>>> Subject: Re: first gen cam end-play
> >>>>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> >>>>> Date: Thursday, April 29, 2010, 10:52
> AM
> >>>>> There might be a tiny bit of play.
> >>>>> Are the cam sprocket bolts hitting the
> cam chain
> >>> guard? (
> >>>>> the piece that covers the cam chain
> and has three
> >>> bolts
> >>>>> holding it down). That is common.
> >>>>> On Apr 29, 2010, at 7:45 AM, Morgan
> Jones wrote:
> >>>>> 
> >>>> 
> >>>> 
> >>>> 
> >>>> 
> >>> 
> >>> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> > 
> 
> 


      


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