Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Monroe, Louisiana
It's normal for the engine to sound like it's going berserk at high speeds. You can run it at WOT all day and not hurt it.
Whether you change the gearing or not, it's going to make noise. I went with a 30 tooth rear sprocket for 20,000+ miles. When that chain wore out, I changed it back to stock (33 teeth). I really couldn't tell much difference other than I possibly got a few feet farther before shifting to second.
Guba is right!
I'm keepin' all the left over parts. I'm gonna use 'em to build another bike!
2001 & 2009 Rebel 250, 2006 Ninja 250, 1989 Vulcan 750
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