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I my wife has a, 2008 xr 1200 r. On the way back from a rally she stalled at a light and could not get it into neutral. The bike will not start without it being in natural. I kept playing with the shifter and got it into natural. This happened 3 times after that. She said it was like the bike would not downshift into first gear. We were in heavy traffic on a cool day. The bike just had a 3k service from HD. What do I need to look for

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Sounds like a dragging clutch, is this a hydraulic clutch? If so it might need bleeding.

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