Thread: Chain tension
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Old 04-27-2014, 04:14 PM
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Default Re: Chain tension

Yes, I would say your rear sprocket is not centered on the hub. An off-centered sprocket will definitely make the tension go from loose to tight. Also, are you using thestock tensioner? If so, you might want to replace it with one of these:

Mounts to the engine and is easy on the chain. You can get them right here. Contact Turbobuick1 here on the forum. Only $40. One of the best purchases you'll ever make.
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