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  1. Chain guard, fin type - OPINIONS?

    Performance Enhancement
    Hey all, Saw these, anyone think they're worth it? I don't have a chain guard at the mo and thought it might be an interesting alternative? :dunno http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/160842978507?ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1423.l2649#ht_1673wt_934 It does say it 'might' be necessary to...
  2. TLR aftermarket chain guard

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Can anyone tell me where i could find a aftermarket chian guard for my TLR its getting so hard to find any aftermarket parts for this bike now, also what other bikes chainguards would fit i was after a chrome 1 or one that i could get chromed, thanks
  3. Chain tool kit

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Im looking to buy a heavy duty chain breaking/rivetting kit....... What set ups are you all using or can recommend......... Saw this on a U.S site and it seems like a much better bit if kit and at less price than i have found in the U.K...
  4. Chain lube works on a lot of things

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    My brake lever was a bit stiff. I could pull it back to a certain point, then it'd stop, and I'd have to pull it back a lot harder to get it to go further. This resulted in some pretty jerky stops. So I sprayed chain lube into the piston that the lever presses. Ta-da, now it's smooth as silk and...
  5. glennyb is Our Gilles Chain Adjuster Raffle Winner!!

    Announcements
    Big ups to glennyb for winning our latest raffle of Gilles Chain adjusters w/ lift kit, which was sponsored by Speedking MotoWerx. :cheers Please PM me with your address so we can send you your prize! For everyone else, never fear. Another raffle is due to go up very very soon! -:banana
  6. Gilles Chain Adjuster w/ Lift Kit Raffle Sponsored by Speedking MotoWerx

    Announcements
    We've been long overdue for a raffle here at TLZone, so to make it up to you we've got two great items up for raffle before the New Year. Up for raffle for the next 10 days will be a Gilles Chain Ajuster, with lift kit, which is graciously being sponsored by Speedking MotoWerx. Pictured here...
  7. Chain & Sprocket Info?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hey all, Its getting to that time when I need to be shopping for a new chain and sprockets. What is the factory teeth count for the front and rear sprocket and the chain size? Also, I have been thinking about changing the sprocket up a bit tho. Maybe 2 up in the rear or something. Any advice...
  8. TLS Chain Guard

    Aussie Forum
    :OGentlemen, Now that I have your attention, my lovely TLS is in dire need of a nice, shiny aftermarket Chain Guard; and I'll be buggered if I can find one out there in cyberspace. I know the US sites sell them, but the mount spacing is different to the Oz bikes - can anyone help??:tillis
  9. Chain Questions

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Could I get some feedback on where to go with my sprockets when I replace them? I'd like to get a little more oomph out of it in the lower gears, so what size sprockets should I go with? Also, what kind of chain does the TLR use? A 530? How many links would I need to order it with if I...
  10. Another chain adjustment question

    Help Forum
    Ok, I have searched this forum and the web for how to adjust the chain only be confused. This is my first chain drive bike, I've owned 2 belts and 2 shaft drives. I read that some adjust on the side stand, center stand and swingarm stand. Plus everyone checks the tension differently, with the...
  11. 17/41 with stock chain length?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    im having trouble, can you you fit a 17/41 sprockets on a stock length chain? mine seems to short:O
  12. LTS TLS Stock Chain Guard

    Looking to Sell
    TLS Stock Chain Guard $25 shipped. Included "free" shipping in the continental US only. Perfect condition and clean. I prefer PayPal but I will also accept a US Postal money order. Call dibs and send me a PM.
  13. Another chain and sprocket question

    Help Forum
    Going for all new and going to get 17t front and 40t rear. Will the standard length chain be ok and how many links is the standard chain. Its for my tiller. Thankyou
  14. Chain and sprocket

    Help Forum
    Hi all. My bike is in need of new ones. Now do I get a 520 or 530 chain and keep to 16 front and standard rear? Will a hayabusa frond sprocket fit to. See a nice set on eBay. Any help would be great. Thanks
  15. removing the chain

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    how do i remove the chain on a tlr? do i have to take the swingarm off?:confused
  16. chain problems

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Just had a good look at my chain after noticing a knocking sound from my back wheel and when i spin the wheel the tension is fine most the way round then it tightens up real tight for a sec then goes back to normal...have checked all links and they are fine!..could it be time for new chain and...
  17. Crap chain

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi Guys, Just some advice please. I replaced my sprockets and chain 5000k's / 3125miles ago. I bought a new chain on the market, Eurotrac or something, x-ring chain. Thought i would try it out... well, its dropping x-rings all over the place and stretching like a mofo. :banghead Chain had a...
  18. need a tls chain guard

    Want to Buy
    I'm tired of the mess. I need a guard.
  19. Will I have enough Chain adjustment?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I am swapping out my current 45T rear (have 17T front) for a 40T as I am not interested very much in wheelies or drags and do some track days at Philip Island. Given the picture shown, will I have enough take up in my adjuster to loose 4T on the rear or will I need to loose links. Thanks
  20. Chain adjuster plate

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Just got a new tsubaki gold x ring chain fitted to the bike (ooooh nice), while i was doing it i did the sleeve on the push rod and spring mod thingy and the reverse axel on rear wheel mod thingy. When i came to adjust the chain / wheel i noticed that the adjuster plate on the rhs nut end is a...
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