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I need to change the clutch on my 1981 Kawasawki KE125

How do I access the clutch plates on my 1981 Kawasawki KE125? I have never changed a clutch before. I tried adjusting it but it still slips when you give it gas as you ride. I would appreciate some guidance.I need to know how to acess it.
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It should be under the left side engine case. un do case screws, remove clutch cable, the clutch should have a series of plates and are held in a basket with a big nut in the centre holding it on to the crank, remove nut and it all should slide off towards you. replace plates and replace every thing in the reverse order, when done make sure that there is 1/4 inch of play in the adjustment of the clutch lever. This means when you pull in the clutch you should not feel any resistance for the first 1/4 clutch lever travel. also when trying to undo clutch centre nut, put the bike in gear and put a steel bar through the spokes of the wheel held against the swing arm to lock up the engine to undo the nut and tighten it.

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