How to Inspect Motorcycle Sprockets?

Answer Motorcycles have two sprockets installed on the bike: one on the rear wheel and one on the transmission. The sprockets are what turn the chain and transfers power from the transmission to the rear ... Read More »

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How to Change the Sprockets on a Motorcycle?

Most motorcycles rely on a simple chain and sprocket system to create forward motion. The drive sprocket attached to the motor's countershaft pulls the drive chain that wraps around the rear driven... Read More »

How to Change the Number of Teeth on Motorcycle Sprockets?

To change the number of teeth on the drive sprocket on a motorcycle you're going to need to change out the sprocket. The number of teeth on a sprocket will determine how much power is being fed to ... Read More »

How to Remove Cam Sprockets?

The cam sprockets in an automotive engine resemble round gears and generally have deep teeth to maintain consistent hold of the timing belt or chain, thus removing them may be a daunting task. Beca... Read More »

How to Replace a Yamaha YZ450's Sprockets?

Changing the sprockets on a Yamaha YZ 450 is done for a number of reasons. First, installing a set of sprockets with a different number of teeth than the stock sprockets changes the motorcycle's ge... Read More »