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Bike makes a loud noise when the high end kicks in? Sounds like cans on a bike tire then as I go faster sounds like a taser

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Hi, Kaliko I would love to help you with your engine or chassis noise but I just loaned my brand new pair of listening ears to your local dealer's chief technician so he could take your bike for a test ride and give you his professional opinion and estimate about your noise and repair cost. If you are a little short on "DRACHMA" and a Dealership is not on your list of fun places to visit then perhaps the list below will help soothe your worried mind so you can make an informed decision.
1. Bearings---SCREECH
2. Belts---CHIRP
3. Brake Rotors---BUZZ
4. Chains---RATTLE
5. Clutches---CHATTER
6. Shifting Trans---CLUNK
7. Gears---WHINE
8. Front Forks---PLUNK
9. Rear Shocks---SQUEAK
10. Starters---CLICK
11. Solid Lifters---TICK
12. Hydraulic Lifters---TAP
13. Pistons---SLAP
14. Connecting Rods Go---KNOCK-KNOCK---who's there, it's me "*****"
For more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the links below. Good luck and have a nice day.
Top 6 Strange Motorcycle Noises What They May Mean
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http://www.vitalmx.com/forums/Race-Shop,42/clicking-noise-after-replacing-piston,816704
https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/99321-motorbike-engine-ticking-noise
http://faq.f650.com/FAQs/StrangeNoises.htm

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