Category Archives: Drive train

Motorcycle drive train. all about wheels, chains, clutch, transmission, sprockets

Yamaha XS650 clutch adjustment

Motorcycle repair. How to adjust the clutch on a XS650 Yamaha, at the engine and the cable. Step by step tutorial to make it work like it should again.

Black OEM Style Clutch Lever
1975-1981 Yamaha XS650 Clutch Cable
Clutch Friction Plate Kit
Yamaha Engine Gasket Kit XS1 XS2 XS650 75-81
Dunlop D404 Tire – Rear – 130/90-16
Dunlop D404 Front Tire – 110/90H-19

#yamaha #caferacer #xs650

Slipping motorcycle clutch, Cheap fix

Your motorcycle clutch slips and you don’t have the money or time to order new parts or take it to a shop . DIY quick fix today. Go and ride! Works on most street bike, dirt bikes and ATVs

Amazon Hitachi KC10DFL2 12V Peak Cordless Lithium Ion Compact Drill/Driver And Impact Driver Combo Kit 

Amazon Hex Shank Magnetic Power Nut Setters, 8 Piece | Metric (6mm – 13mm) 

Amazon KG Clutch Factory Springs for Honda CB 650 750 900 SC 

Amazon KG Clutch Factory Standard Discs for Honda CB650 Nighthawk

#650nighthawk #fixaslippingclutch #clutch 

Motorcycle sprocket ratio optimization.

Motorcycle sprocket ratio optimization. Find the best sprocket ratio for your street or dirt bike application to use all the HP your bike has!

So your playing with Motorcycle Sprockets and trying to figure out the best sprocket ratio for your bike and riding application. There are a lot of variables that effect this, and you can spend a pile of money trying to get the right combination to suit your needs. The purpose of this video is to estimate what your end results will be, before you spend a dime. Watch the video, put your numbers in the downloaded excel spread sheet, see what you can get. Once you figure out what your new Sprocket ratio is, you can’t look up the cost in the Amazon search. Its nice to have it all on one web page. Remember everything has a trade off, you don’t get anything for nothing, but you don’t have waste any horse power you already have, whether you need more torque or speed.

Find some sprockets on Amazon



Go to down load Sprocket selection chart