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Old 11-16-2008, 09:59 PM
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Default Re: Chains, tensioners, carbs...Ever wonder?

Originally Posted by Bikeguy Joe View Post
That's what I'm sayin'.

Same with the SEEMS loose, but if it was tight, then you woudn't be able to get away with much.
I agree, not only that but having too tight of a chain will cause vibration and noise and puts stress on your tensioner which will cause it to fail sooner.

I look at my tensioner not so much as a "Tensioner" but more of a guide for the chain.
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