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  1. Rebel 450
    I have a 1986 Honda Rebel cmx450 that's in great condition and runs like a top... When it starts that is. I am sure it's the starter clutch and not the starter itself. When cranking, 90% of the time it just makes a sloppy grinding noise. I've done my research and it seems they haven't made this...
  2. Wrenching - General Discussions & Tech Talk
    i am currently replacing starter clutch now and upon reinstalling new starter clutch i noticed the driven gear once i slid it onto the shaft it goes inside the clutch housing but still spins freely no mater which direction i spin it fast or slow. so i paused on starter clutch for now till i hear...
  3. Engine, Carburetor, Fuel System & Exhaust
    After reinstalling my flywheel after replacing oil seal, the starter is not cranking engine. I'm not sure if I tightened the flywheel bolt too much or not enough? Has anyone had a starting issue after incorrectly installing the flywheel? I plan on pulling off left side cover today, but I thought...
  4. Electrical, Charging and Battery
    The starter mostly spins, but occasionally catches and starts the engine. Any suggestions? and is there a way/place to refer to that gives how to instructions on maintenance/repairs?
  5. Gears, Sprockets & Chains
    Hi, everybody! Thanks in advance for responses. I have a 1986 Rebel CMX250. I need to replace the starter clutch, and I want to do it myself. My manual (Clymer) does not seem to have anything on the starter clutch. But I can't find any good diagrams or instructions on how to do this. I've...
  6. Wrenching - General Discussions & Tech Talk
    i want to start with thanks.:Thanx: through all of the awesome help i've been getting on this forum, i determined that the intermittent starting problem with my reb is the starter clutch. i went on bike bandit and got the rollers, springs and caps for around 40 bucks including shipping. i...
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