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The oil and temperature lights of my Kawasaki V1500 Classic stays on and the bike has suddenly got less power with a nasty ticking sound from within the engine. Nothing wrong with the oil level. What can be wrong? Help please!

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I believe your oil pump is not working properly or dead .
have a good look at the oil as well if its a bit thin and burned , you will " cook " your engine .
i am pretty sure that it is a oil pressure issue and the pump is faulty .
do not ride it as you will damage your bike more and cease the motor .
you might have already done damage with the lack of oil pressure .
i am sorry .

Posted on Sep 29, 2009

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