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Any ZZR-250 owner - can you please help?

Discussion in 'Technical and Troubleshooting Torque' at netrider.net.au started by jack_1313, Mar 9, 2011.

  1. Hi guys, can someone with a ZZR-250 please help me confirm that the gear-change lever does have a bend in it as a stock feature (ie it's not supposed to be completely straight), like in this picture:

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    A friend recently stacked his bike and bent his gear lever - now I need to know what shape to bend it back into. I could have sworn it was straight to begin with but perhaps I'm mistaken.



    Thanks heaps!
    Jack
     
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  2. Yep, should be like the one in the pic. At least mine is anyway!
     
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  3. The bend in the middle is normal, you'd be doing well to bend a straight lever into that shape in a drop without it snapping off entirely.

    Does appear as if the rubber coated bit is bent slightly though, but that's about normal for a ZZR (ie pretty much all of them have at some time been sitting on the end of the shift lever).
     
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  4. +1 (just checked mine)
     
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  5. Ok, thanks heaps for the help guys! I'll see what I can do.

    Cheers,
    Jack
     
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