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Engine knocks on idle

Engine has previously had the rotor / flywheel changed as suffered magnets coming detached , has a knock that sounds like the bottom end , maybe big ends , feel the crank end float may not have been set up correctly when new rotor fitted , just wondering if anyone out there has the specs for end float , it feels excessive have not measured it yet, any info would be great , thanks , James.

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Hi northjames8
I would be checking that the rotor has been torqued up properly too. You  can get a manual from here. Is for later model bike, but the essence of these things should be the same. Thanks for using Fixya.Good luck with getting it sorted. A FixYa vote is a great reward for helping you out here. Cheers
regards robotek

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