49 pan wont shift feels like nothing when you step the shifter up or down

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Edie49pan
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49 pan wont shift feels like nothing when you step the shifter up or down

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Post by Edie49pan » Mon May 13, 2019 12:36 pm

ok heres the issue left my bike in gear for 5 and a half weeks ( parking is in a slope ) . left for boston and NY. came back tried to run it but the shifter felt nothing i melted my heart i was excited to ride it.
running a mouse trap open primary, belt, yeah have tons of leaks .

so a friend told me to drain the tranny lubricant and replace it with a 20w.( was running it on 70w ) left it over night the following day it just spurted out the damn 20w oil all over the garage floor.

i need advice.

also wanna change all seals and bearing seals on the bike . what brand should i look into? thanks

-edie



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Re: 49 pan wont shift feels like nothing when you step the shifter up or down

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Post by RUBONE » Mon May 13, 2019 2:05 pm

You say when you step on the shifter so I must assume your bike has a foot shift on it and not the stock hand shift. Most likely the springs in the ratchet assembly are gummed up and stuck or they are broken. It is not a big issue to repair as it does not involve removing the gearbox. The entire primary needs to come off though but that gives you access to replace the main drive seal in the tranny.

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Re: 49 pan wont shift feels like nothing when you step the shifter up or down

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Post by Andygears » Mon May 13, 2019 10:27 pm

With an open primary you're halfway there, loosen the trans and remove the belt, take apart the round ratchet, look at the manual, borrow a clutch hub puller if needed, read the knowledge base. Post pictures.

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