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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 02:14 PM Thread Starter
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hey guys, so I rode my bike about 3 weeks ago with no problems. The last time I rode it I got stuck in the rain. My mistake but I did not clean it after. Anyways took it out today, starts right up I clean it. Start down the road and hear this loud clicking noise. Stopped got off did not see anything wrong kept going and it still did it. Turned the bike off and pushed it down a hill to see if it would make the noise and sure enough it did. I was thinking it could be a stiff link in the chain from possible the water and putting it away. got underneath looked around for anything but could not find anything. drove it around a bit thinking it might be the chain still going slow and eventually the noise goes away. Decide to go for a ride go out for 30 miles no problem start heading back home and the noise starts again. This happen to anyone? anyone know what it could be? thanks in advance this is also a 2007 r6 with 7,500 miles on it
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post #2 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 02:16 PM
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Re: clicking noise

Do you has stands?
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post #3 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 02:19 PM Thread Starter
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Do you has stands?

unfortunately i do not i was thinking the same thing spin the rear wheel in the air and possible hear it but i dont
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Clean and lube your chain really well. If you have a link teepeeing, that should break it loose. Kind of a pain without a stand, but not impossible.
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Can always construct some sort of rigamarooni, to get the tire of the floor.
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post #6 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 04:21 PM Thread Starter
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yeah idk if it is the chain now i dont think it is. might just have to just wait till spring and bring it to a shop. who knows
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post #7 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-23-2012, 10:07 PM
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be grateful its not your engine bro!!

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post #8 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-24-2012, 09:39 AM Thread Starter
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be grateful its not your engine bro!!

yeah well that is exactly what i was worried about. but it could not be the motor if the bike was off rolling down a hill in neutral right?
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post #9 of 14 (permalink) Old 11-24-2012, 01:22 PM
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My bet is that your noticing the brake pads clinking around? does it appear to do it as you get on and off the brakes, or going over bumps in the road?

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My bet is that your noticing the brake pads clinking around? does it appear to do it as you get on and off the brakes, or going over bumps in the road?
no its pretty much all the time. almost sounds like there is something stuck in my tire and every time the tire goes around it hits my frame or tire hugger. but i checked and nothing is stuck in my tire. its a fairly loud noise too
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