1998 Yamaha TDM 850 "ticking noise tappets" Questions

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...making a ticking noise at top end of each gear but it don't do it when in neutral. And the ticking gets faster and slower with the motor. The noise may be rocker noise tappets or worn bushels or ...

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ticking noise hi buddy take it to a garage and get them to adjust the tappets i have exactly the same thing on my gsxr1000 ticking noise

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...ticking noise. Other than that, there is nothing that will cause he valve train to tick. Now, you can lose a roller bearing on the cam end of the tappet but it'll make a knocking type noise much more ...

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...noise a ticking noise or a knocking noise? First off, if it's not loud enough to make people turn their heads when you start the bike, don't worry about it. Your engine is the old pushrod design and ...

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ticking noise in engine .louder when warm.is it the cam chain A ticking sound that gets louder as the engine warms up usually is an indication of the valves need adjustment. The clearance between the ...

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...ticking noise from the engine but mine ticks louder. i dont thinking thats the timing chain. ant suggestion? If it isn't the cam chain then it is most likely a ticking valve tappet. Have the valves ...

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...ticking noise, thought they were adjusted right, recently rebuilt the top end and replaced all the rocker arms Double check the tolerances, a loose lock nut on a tappet can make noise. Some times a ...

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...tappets similar to an automotive engine. Probably what you are hearing is a bit of wear in the rocker shaft. you can take your rocker arms out and have new bushings and shafts installed if it bothers ...

ticking noise i think in top end,not bad but im concerned,almost sounds like tappet tickin. bike has 28kthous. and just had hyd-cam tench and heavy oil pump installed about 4,000 ago. still has great ...

...ticking noise from rear cylinder tappet block area and bad vibration when riding Bike started making noise so i took it to mechanic and now they cant get it to make the noise. They talked about doing ...

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