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2000 Yamaha XV 125, Grinding noise from engine

In the last few days there has been a grinding noise coming from the engine of my bike when I'm driving at slow speeds in second gear.Its my first bike so I'm not a hundred percent sure from where. It feels like its coming from near my braking foot on the right hand side. Anyone have any ideas what it could be?

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  • Van_Kerr May 11, 2010

    Hi ...... Have you had any work done to the bike lately ? Is your chain correctly adjusted and not hitting the swingarm ?

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It sounds like your one of your rotational gear disc has fallen off the pin in your gear chamber.. easy fix just take it apart and put it back on and put the old oil in it so it isnt to scared to run on the new stuff. also put some 2 stroke oil in your oil when your doing changes it will greese it up better and it wont happen again, 50 ml of 2 stroke oil to the letre, then it will never hapen again.. enjoy!
just dont ride it till you do it... it will only talke 30 mins.. easy sh!t

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