XS650: Little fault, Big problem   Leave a comment

Steffi again. Reported, again on the German forum, that the plug found on the end of the shift shaft is often missing. Falls out.

 

missing shift shaft plug

 

Means the oil meant for the gearbox bearing and gears simply runs back into the sump. NOT good. Easily overlooked. Until too late. Many have subsequently doublechecked. To their dismay. Or relief.

 

disc 5.0mm x 3.0mm … sits in recess

 

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Posted September 5, 2012 by xscafe in Motor - Gearbox, Motor - Oil

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