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My MT-03 is vibrating an making a bit of a tattling sound

I fitted hot grips recently. Since replacng the tank there seems to be a vibration (especially through the left peg) and an annoying vibrating sound at about 4000 - 5000rpm. Any ideas? Thanks

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Hi mattandem

I have replied already to your other post... didn't see this one... not sure what the vibration through the peg could be caused by as they mount directly to the frame. The frame being a substantial structure to the bike means that the vibration is being created anywhere on the frame,and you are feeling it in your foot peg. The only thing that comes to mind is that perhaps one of the tank mounting rubbers is not seated properly, or inadvertently rolled away on the garage floor. This is what I would be checking for.

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