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Old 08-20-2012, 11:28 PM
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Default Re: WOW ! I thought I was on my own...

Originally Posted by dougy View Post
I've mostly fitted the jackshaft kit now, It went on real good I just had to loose the odd lug here an there, the whole engine did rise up an forward a bit so I just have too drill a new hole in the frame for the front engine mount an I'm ready for a test ride, I would add this kit has improved the set up in regard that I've now got bags of room between the chain and the tyre, with the last set up unless the chain was really tight you could touch the tyre with it, I now have over an inch free play :-)
Please frequently check your frame for cracking at the front mount.
One hole in the frame is bad enough. Two holes in the frame is playing with the devil!
Here is an example of the very possible result of only one hole:
"It's a chinagirl. It's a sometimes fun little engine that often will break your heart. It's disposable.

Does not come with a fortune cookie."
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