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  1. slipping clutch, upgrade to clear wit retainer while at it?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    my clutch needs to be replaced cuz it's slipping, (I believe that the standard is to replace with oem plates and barnet springs?) but while I have it apart i (me nor my dad have ever replaced a motorcycle clutch yet so new adventure) I thinking of getting a clear cover and retaner, can you get...
  2. tls 97 clutch slipping

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    helow evreyone first thanks for all the usefull info and the experience real joy to wander around at the site. lately my clutch started to slipp sometime at 6k to 8k rpm and sometime at 3k to 5k i noticed that when the engin temp is close to 80c it get wors from your experience will replasing to...
  3. Slipping clutch

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have a slipping clutch in top gear when winding it on a bit:) any clues on how to fix it ta diver,
  4. help!!! brand new clutch slipping

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    :banghead put in a new barnett cluch and new oil and filter but the new clutch is slipping:banghead. are there any other parts that could be bad,other than the clutch plates, that would cause a brand new clutch to slip?help please in need to get this thing back on the road. by the way its a 2003...
  5. TL1000R clutch slipping

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello Gentlemen, could anyone please offer assistance. I purchased a Tl1000RY on May 16th this month. Drive home was about 210 miles and was much more comftarble than I thought it was going to be :) I have just come from an inline 4 ZX636 so the TL is a whole new experience. After the initial...
  6. Little tip for slipping clutches

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hey just a little tip, when changing to a new one, original. Take the "shim" that is at the bottom of the clutch, the coned one and remove it, dont put it back in. This will help with the slipping. This is what my mechanic Geir hestmann, has used on some bikes, and it works. :devious
  7. clutch slipping, some questions please

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    my 99 tl1000r clutch is slipping in 5th, I originally posted for a fix because my clutch let out right at the end of the lever. I bleed it and got the air out but was riding today and it started to slip on hard throttle in 5th... where do I get new plates? and how hard is it to do? any help is...
  8. TLS clutch slipping after clutch cover replaced

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Just got my TL1000S back from the repair shop and now the clutch seems to slip around 5-8K RPM. Sometimes under acceleration the rev meter goes from 5-8K in an instant and then the clutch seems to catch again at 8K. It was in the shop for insurance to get fairings replaced because of a slide on...
  9. TK1000S Clutch slipping

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi everyone. I have just joined this site as i have just got myself a 1998 TL1000s. Everything was fine and really liked the bike and was supprised how light it was for a 1000cc but as i got used to it i found on top gear roll on's the clutch would slip when opening the throttle then bite...
  10. Slipping clutch

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello all, Took bike out the other day noticed clutch starting to slip,Engine will rev up a little not to crazy then grab. I am assuming that the clutch plates are done for,can anyone recommend where I could get a clutch kit at and what is a good set up.Any info on this would be greatly...
  11. Slipping clutch fixed, but how?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Alright TL gurus...I have a question. For a while my clutch was slipping when I was getting on it hard. Once I started getting up in the RPM’s it slip but only for a second then it would grab again. It never happened if I was slowing accelerating, but almost always if I was WOT. I ended up...
  12. Slipping Clutch

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    My 2001tls clutch seems to be slipping at a high RPM and I heard through the forums that it is probably the springs and that the clutch lasts a life time.Do you guys have any suggestions and can I replace these springs 1 for 1 on a replacement?
  13. And Another slipping clutch.

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi I ‘m having I think a clutch slipping problem some times when I’m giving the old girl a bit of stick “ the bike that is “ it feels like the clutch slips for just a fraction of a second. Of course when I try to get the bike to repeat this it performs faultlessly. I was thinking of sticking a...
  14. Another slipping clutch.

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Did my 4000km oil and filter change today. Beeyouteefull day, day off work, I'm going RIDING. A 300km mix of fast straights and tight windy's; half way through my clutch started slipping, and got progressively worse. Now it slips on roll-on in gears 3 -6. Never had clutch probs. before, done...
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