Question about 2001 Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard

1 Answer

When put fisrt gear and start to go it jumps in to second gear .

I have LT500 ATV 1999 suzuki. when it goes in to second gear makes big bang. I think it is a clutch adjustment and I need to know how to adjust it.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Champion:

    An expert who has answered 200 questions.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 254 Answers

Your gearbox needs some attention from a machanic by the sound of it



Posted on Jan 06, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My rf600r backfires when im coming down in gears or coming up to a corner or bend i drop down to second gear keep it there for about 10 seconds and bang everyones looking or ducking, is it a major pro


Some popping on deceleration usually means a lean idle mixture.

However, a backfire like you describe, I'd start looking at an exhaust leak, like a bad gasket where the pipes bolt to the head.

Beings it only recently started, and getting more common, yep, sounds like a bad gasket that's not getting any better on it's own.

Nov 19, 2013 | 1992 Suzuki RF 600 R

1 Answer

My 1989 gsx 600 suzuki jumps when i try to put it in gear


maybe wrong viscosity in the clutch cavity, make sure its the proper oil. then think about making a complete clutch adjustment.
check the service manual for making adjustments.

Nov 11, 2012 | 1993 Suzuki GSX 600 F (Katana)

1 Answer

Humming noise gearbox on suzuki swift when running fisrt and second gear


incorrect oil levels are the main cause for this, it usually starts with low gear to high gear as the level don't reach the gears properly or the other thing to look at is mounting engine and gearbox as when tuque is high then mounts are under a lot of stress, then there's the exhaust system could be near something Re: Jeff

Apr 12, 2012 | 2005 Suzuki Swift

1 Answer

My chain cam off of a 2003 Suzuki GSF600S. Now the clutch handle will not engage. I can get past fisrt gear because the clutch will not engage.


check your cable and connection points where it hooks up check your shifter and linkage for bends breaks and bends or any bangs or dings in clutch cover i hope this helps you

Jun 27, 2011 | 2003 Suzuki GSF 600 S Bandit

1 Answer

I have older Suzuki ATV 2wd. It won't start, the


you probably have a bad neutral switch, if it doesn't read neutral the light won't come on and the vehicle won't start unless it's in the neutral position. try push starting it in gear and see what happens.

Nov 16, 2009 | 1988 Suzuki Rg 250

1 Answer

I left the primer selector switch on prime on my atv(lt500 suzuki)i drained the oil twice lots of (gas) in oil,fresh oil in it niw,but atv is still not working very good,any suggestions?thanks


You will have to run the atv and drain the oil when warm a couple of times use cheap mineral oil to do this. do not ride it as the petrol will have broken down the oil protection.When drained twice with fresh oil ,use good oil the third time.How is the atv not working properly,is the air cleaner clean and fresh spark plug fitted.

Oct 18, 2009 | Lego Creator Revvin' Riders, Motorcycles...

2 Answers

99 vitara jumps out of 4x4 h gear with loud clunk after few hundred yards


Yes, that should be corrected before you pop a gear tooth. Make sure your linkage is allowing the shift to fully engage.

Oct 04, 2009 | 1999 Suzuki Vitara

2 Answers

WHEN IN SECOND , IT FEELS LIKE IT GOES IN AND OUT OF GEAR


Bent shifter levers or a cause most mechanics miss, chain is jumping over rear sprocket.

Aug 20, 2009 | 2003 Suzuki GSX 1300 RZ Hayabusa

1 Answer

Jumps into second gear.


dont think its the clutch sounds like a bent shift fork, in first gear starting off the transmission has torque or pressure applied to the first gear set when you let the throttle off (no torque or pressure on tranny) it shifts by its self this is a sign of a bent shift fork hope this helps leave us a rate please

Jan 03, 2009 | 2001 Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard

1 Answer

LT 500 ATV clutch adjustment


Hi!
I havn't come across your Machine before but hopefully a little Q 'n' A will solve/FiXya problem.
O.K. 1st is the clutch cable operated? if so can the cable should be adjustable from the handle bars?(Then take up the slack to leave a slight gap when lever is pulled) Do this by loosening the locking screw on the end of the cable and turning the adjuster anti clockwise so tension is put on the cable Not the lever.
If the cable isn't adjustable from lever go down to the engine and do the same as above on the cable there.
2nd Is the clutch fluid operated (Master Cylinder on clutch lever) If so look for clutch pushrod and adjust it by loosening again the locking nut and winding it out to create less gap between pushrod and clutch arm. You may need to bleed the system if after adjusting still the same.(Come back to me on that if needed)
3rd If when carried out the clutch starts slipping i.e. in top gear Engine Rev's and doesn't move forward well? then release the tension on either cable/pushrod until happy medium.
Good Luck!
Paul 'W'

Jan 02, 2009 | 2000 Suzuki GS 500 E

Not finding what you are looking for?
2001 Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard Logo

143 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Harley Davidson Experts

Arnie Burke
Arnie Burke

Level 3 Expert

4514 Answers

Gills Lango

Level 2 Expert

195 Answers

Mike

Level 3 Expert

4334 Answers

Are you a Harley Davidson Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...