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I have a grinding noise coming from what sounds like the left rear side of my 2003 VL1500 but cant see anything that might cause it

My bike is shaft driven

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  • Andrew Jones Jan 15, 2013

    I have a service manual but doesnt have a troubleshooting section but thanks for the specs.

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  1. Performance
    • Suzuki has introduced slight changes to the Intruder from year to year, such as variations in accessories and styling. The bike's performance, however, has remained steadily the same. The 2004 model has a four-stroke, 1,462 cc engine with a hybrid air and liquid cooling system. The single overhead cam (SOHC) V-Twin motor generates 67 horsepower at 4,800 rpm. It has a 96 mm (3.78 inches) bore, a 101 mm (3.98 inches) stroke and has a compression ration of 8.5:1. The Intruder also has a five-speed transmission.
    Suspension and Brakes
    • An oil-damped, telescopic fork suspension with coil spring comprises the front suspension. A link-type, oil-damped five-way adjustable spring preload makes up the rear suspension. The front brake system uses a dual hydraulic disc, and rear uses a single hydraulic disc.

    Dimensions
    • The motorcycle has an overall length of 99.4 inches, a width of 38 inches, a height of 45.9 inches and a wheelbase of 66.9 inches. The seat sits 27.6 inches off the ground, the bike clears the ground by 5.7 inches and weighs 659 lbs.

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SOURCE: while driving down the roadway my bike is making a

Hi,
Yes you could get the roller bearing for the front wheel.
Try to remove the two bearing and clean the side of that bearing, you could see the number type of that roller bearing. Tell the number or bring the sample in the nearest parts store and surely they have that part.
Just remember when installing it back, dip/soaked that bearing to any motor oil for an hour.

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My 2004 1100 Honda Sabre rear axle nut is speced at 65 ft lb if that helps.

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