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2008 street glide ;bad clicking noise in rear .

I have a bad clicking noise the rear of my bike when i first take off ,it stop when it gets up to around 30 mph.Tightened the belt a little to see if it was that ,it wasn't.Rode it a little with bags off and it sounded like it was coming from the shock .It is hard to tell by myself .

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  • hline503 Sep 24, 2009

    Redoil, It it the floating sprocket .I took the tire off and rhe bearings are shot .

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Well did you look at your belt really close seen rock get in belt make noise but any way if shock has the issue you may here it all the time if belt gets out of alignment the make all type of noise at low speeds check all bolts that hold the bags they come lose make all type of noise and the brackets brake too check muffler bracket and all clamps to be tight hope this helps

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    Earl Norager Sep 24, 2009

    WELL I DINT THINK TO TELL YOU TO CHECK THAT THANKS FOR LETING ME KNOW I WILL MAKE SURE I COVER THE BASE BETTER NEXT TIME .REDOIL

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