Originally Posted by Junster
I'm new to this forum. I was just wondering if you guys have tried shiming the rear motor mount with aluminum sheet so you don't need a tensioner?
I did something similar. On the rear mount, I added a nut on each stud as a spacer between the engine and the tube clamp. I took out a couple of links (a half link would give you a little more flexibility), moved the rear axle, and was good to go .
120 miles on it so far and the chain seems fine.