Question about 2008 Yamaha YZF-R125

1 Answer

Rattling noseat the front of the bike sumwhere, it only rattles when on slightly rough roads.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Guru:

    An expert who has written 7 tips or uploaded 3 video tips

  • Expert
  • 267 Answers

Place the bike on a stand or crate so the front wheel is off the ground. Give the front tyre a whack with a rubber mallet and listen for the rattle. Move balance of bike forward so rear is free of ground and repeat on rear tyre. Your bound to find some more rattles. Periodical maintenance should include test tighten all bolts, nuts and screws, because that's what holds you above the ground!!
Cheers.

Posted on May 08, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

2011 Buick Enclave. Rattle in the suspension when driving slow, especially when the road is a bit rough.


Replacing the rear bushings may eliminate the rattle. Worked for my vehicle.

May 25, 2017 | 2011 Buick Enclave

1 Answer

How can I cure the rattling noise on my i10 on rough road surfaces


look for loose rubbers on shockies, suspension points sway bar points , front and rear , check for loose muffler rubbers or faulty cat converter rattling inside , check for loose rocks under the heat shielding around the exhaust system.

May 06, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

A rattling nose when hitting rough roads and rr crossings


could be a loose heat shield on the exhaust or motor. could also be a problem with the struts but with a vehicle that new most likely just a loose heat shield.

Oct 27, 2013 | 2005 Mercury Montego

1 Answer

2007 town and country rattling


Check sway bar bushings/links and sway bar bushing/body mounts, rattle mostly when going over bumps/rough spots in the road.

Sep 01, 2012 | Chrysler Town & Country Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Rattling front end


Ethan, I would put it up on a lift and check for anything loose ,like shocks,sway bar mounts & connectors,A-frame bushings etc. Hope this helps

Aug 05, 2012 | 1996 GMC Jimmy

1 Answer

What causes a rattling noise from my front Wheeles when going over bumps or even on a slightly rough tar road only, on freeway the sound is gone and forgoten, I drive a city golf sport, 1994 module


i used to drive a mk2 golf but now drive a mk1 and i had the same problem, especially when am turning. with my case when i had the rattling problem the cv joint boots needed to be replaced as they were worn out. that is one possible answer to your question. if youre DIY guy you might wanna check that out or go to your mechanic and he might tell you the same thing.

May 28, 2012 | 2007 Volkswagen Citi 1.8i

1 Answer

2005 hyunda tuscon just started rattling in the front end when i go over rough road


by rattleing i dont know exactly what you mean, it sounds like either struts, or ball joints.

Dec 03, 2010 | Hyundai Tucson Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Rattle under the front end?


The rattle may be stabilizer link rod bushings or a strut mount loosening up as for the engine light you must hook up a code reader to determine the problem otherwise you may be replacing parts blindly.

Jul 10, 2009 | 2002 Ford Escape

Not finding what you are looking for?
2008 Yamaha YZF-R125 Logo

Related Topics:

204 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Yamaha Experts

dhnguyen

Level 2 Expert

281 Answers

Steve Sweetleaf
Steve Sweetleaf

Level 3 Expert

1144 Answers

Tony

Level 3 Expert

2600 Answers

Are you a Yamaha Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...