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Twins Technical Talk Technical Talk for Hinckley Triumph Twins: Bonneville, T100, Speedmaster, America, Thruxton, and Scrambler.

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Old 11-25-2012, 12:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well, I was out riding yesterday and had a low speed (15mph) spill. Minor road rash and a twisted ankle for me. Minimal broken parts for the bike. The bike was able to return home...although I had to use vise grips on the shift arm to change gears (quite a sight to see). After I get everything back in order is there any type of special inspection on the motor I should do? I just want to make sure the bike is in sound riding condition all the way around.
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Pay particular attention to how it shifts when You get it back together. Drops on the left side have a tendency to screw up the shift linkage as well as the shifter itself. Don't freak out, even if it's messed up, it's not that big of a job to fix.

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