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Old 07-30-2012, 11:28 PM   #1 (permalink)
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squeaking noise while shifting

I am getting a squeaking noise when I pull the clutch in while I shift.
I believe it is coming from the front fork. pretty sure it is. what does this sound like? Thanks

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I am getting a squeaking noise when I pull the clutch in while I shift.
I believe it is coming from the front fork. pretty sure it is. what does this sound like? Thanks

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Does the squeaking also occur whenever you rev past 6500 rpm or so? I'd check that. If so it just a slightly rusty/dirty intake flap. Mine squeaks when I rev up past 6,500 and everytime I clutch in and shift the rpms dip below 6,500 and it squeaks again.
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Could it be the power valve?
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Old 11-07-2012, 05:43 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It's the air intake flapper, opens up around 6000rpm.
Keeps intake noise level down at lower RPM's
Manufacturer will say it improves power etc etc, unlikely



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It doesn't. Otherwise, it would still be in operation when the off-road maps are loaded up. The TOR map has it open at 900 rpm (essentially at idle), and I'm not sure what the Arrow map does. Most people I know who are trying to get an extra horsepower or two out of a 675 motor just remove the whole vacuum system and call it a day.
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