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No pressure in the clutch lever

Hi, I got a 748 last week. I pulled my clutch discs out to check them. They're ok. Put them back in, bolted on the pressure plate (which was flush with the discs) & now I have no pressure in the clutch lever. Notches are aligned. The clutch slave cylinder works fine. Everything works fine until I bolt the pressure plate on, then it doesn't move out when the lever is pulled in. Can you help?

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  • koorong Feb 21, 2009

    Thanks for your help, it just needed to be bled.


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Hi Koorong,
It seems you may have refitted it incorrectly the system,especially the springs !, the round ones or the center inside clutch lifter pin which whn operated does not push to lift the pressure ring.
I am not tht experinced withthe duccati but i guess the clutch systems works on the same principles.

Knight ( Yamaha Seca XJ750R 1981)

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