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Timing chain question

My boyfriend has a highlight motard miles on it and looks brand new. He rode it to work this week and was in 2nd gear going up a hill and laid on the throttle. The bike sputtered and fishtailed - now it makes a chugging sound when he starts it. Our mechanic said it was probably the timing chain.....so.... I guess my question is....where in the heck is it? I've looked online everywhere and cannot find anything. Thanks in advance![/color]

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Go here: http://www.bikebandit.com/ Look up under OEM Parts and pick your bike. Look at the engine Fiche. The Vulcan Has 2 timing chains. 2 Tensioners. the engine is overhead cam the chains turn the cam. But It sounds more like fouled plugs or carburetor problems.,

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