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Offline FinishedFall

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Clutch Mod - New customer
« on: September 06, 2020, 14:03:08 »
Good Afternoon everyone,

A quick and simple question, is John still doing this clutch mod? Emailed a few times and tried calling, but no response.

If he is not doing these anymore, does anyone know of a similar service? I'm trying to avoid spending 300 pounds on a new clutch basket from Suzuki. As it stands right now my SV 1000 has only just started with the clutch issues at 16k miles but its only going to get worse as we all know.

any help or information would be greatly appreciated, hope you are all well given the current state of affairs in the county.

all the best

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Re: Clutch Mod - New customer
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2020, 14:26:14 »
Have you phoned him?

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Offline JTH77

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Re: Clutch Mod - New customer
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2020, 20:22:04 »
Need help allso with my DL1000 clutch, I put email to John but no answer yet. I just want ask what is price for modified clutch basket, and how process goes to get new modified clutch basket..
I'm from Finland and original part is so expensive.

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Re: Clutch Mod - New customer
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2020, 12:00:24 »
Sharealike (John) still does this, I've my basket booked in for mid January. Email or phone him from his website, not here.
  Basket looks like new when you have it in your hand, I can't see anything wrong with mine but I'm looking forward to getting it done and see if I can get that low down smoothness back.

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Re: Clutch Mod - New customer
« Reply #4 on: December 07, 2020, 15:52:38 »
I’ll be interested to hear how this goes Porter, I've never noticed it with mine this far however it may be creeping in now .🤔🙁

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Re: Clutch Mod - New customer
« Reply #5 on: December 07, 2020, 17:09:50 »
I'll be sure to let everyone know. Booked in mid January but be March before I get to ride it again.
  Mine was fine up to 20k miles then I noticed more vibration about 2500rpm till 3200rpm, mild at first but just got worse as the mileage rose. Hopefully this will help. Easy enought to take off, just the big nut on the clutch basket was difficult, thankfully I had an impact gun, that cheapo Lidi's one has paid off big time, 30 quid well spent.
And now I have the clutch basket holding tool also, I'll lend it out if anyone needs it after I'm finished with it sometime in February.