Welcome to Netrider ... Connecting Riders!

Interested in talking motorbikes with a terrific community of riders?
Signup (it's quick and free) to join the discussions and access the full suite of tools and information that Netrider has to offer.

SV1000 (03) Foot pedal adjustment

Discussion in 'Bling and Appearance' at netrider.net.au started by Lectre, Jul 19, 2007.

  1. hey all.
    Anyone know how to lower the gear lever/brake pedal on an SV1k? The brake seems pretty self explanatory, but the gear selector confuses (and annoys) me.
    Cheers :)

  2. Starting from the gear lever and working back, the lever is connected to a shaft that travels towards the front of the bike, to a connector on a ball and socket type arrangement.

    The connector then is on a toothed mechanism with the gearbox internals. If you undo the connector, slide it off (away from the bike) you can then adjust the initial position. I can't remember which way you should turn the connector.
  3. Thanks mate!
  4. Off the top of my head you will want to move it a tooth clock wise to lower the lever.

    I'll be doing this tomorrow to my SV1000S.