Foot clutch

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Foot clutch

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Post by Del » Tue Jan 15, 2008 6:25 pm

Post by Del on Jan 21, 2003, 10:30pm

Can anyone help? My foot clutch rotates to vertical while riding, I can't find a stop for it,what should stop it?

Post by Cotten on Jan 22, 2003, 3:15am

It sounds like your clutch springs are shot, but that's another matter.

There are two basic "stops".

One is the footboard.
The other is a pin located on a hole in the pedal below the stud for the clutchrod. It extends inward to limit travel between the two "lips" or turned out edges of the bracket (36842-41)
I have never seen it in the books, but my first Police Special came with one. It's great for keeping the primary chain from wearing out from excessive side travel.

Post by Del on Jan 22, 2003, 9:28pm

Cheers for that, a pin should do the trick! For some reason the footboards do not stop the lever,they must be set too low, but thats a different problem.

Post by Weez on Apr 12, 2004, 9:48am

there is a spring missing



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