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  1. Dismantled my final drive on my CX650C, might be a little in over my head, help?

    Technical Help Forum
    So my '83 CX650c has been sitting in the garage all winter, recently had some spouts of nice weather so decided to take it out for a spin. After a fresh battery and a new set of spark plugs, it was riding beautifully. Rode hard for a solid 45 minutes and stopped. Noticed final drive leaking oil...
  2. Swing arm - 'notch' or not to 'notch'

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    Internet said 150 tire fits in the swing arm without any mods. Got a Cognito Moto rear hub conversion, laced it up to 17" x 4.25" rim and got 150/60/17 tire. It turns out, in my situation, its just short by about 2mm on the side of the final drive. Plenty of room on the other side, about an...
  3. drive splines advice

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello all! I've got a 1981 CX custom as my daily transportation. I'd heard an odd cyclical grinding noise in the rear-end when pushing the bike up the driveway from the street ( it's a rule--if I can't push it up the driveway incline I can't ride it anymore ; ' )...
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