How to Install a Manual Cam Chain Tensioner on a 2003 Yamaha R1?

Answer The chain used to turn a 2003 Yamaha R1's camshafts is held under constant tension by a spring-loaded automatic tensioner, keeping the camshafts synchronized with the motor's timing. Eventually, th... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Drive Chain for a 2003 Yamaha Raptor ATV?

Your 2003 Yamaha Raptor 660 uses a motorcycle-type drive chain to transmit power from the engine to the ATV's rear wheels, allowing off-road ATV racers to quickly alter the machine's gearing to sui... Read More »

How To Install a Chain Tensioner in a 911 Carrera?

The Porsche 911 uses an innovative flat-six engine layout. The camshafts are driven by a pair of timing chains that run off of the crankshaft. Before 1983, the 911s chain's tension is maintained by... Read More »

How to Install 2003 Yamaha R6 Turn Signals?

Installing or replacing turn signals on a 2003 Yamaha YZF-R6 is a simple task made difficult thanks to the use of aerodynamic fairings, which must be removed first to extract the old turn signal fr... Read More »

How to Adjust the Cam Chain Tensioner?

The cam chain on a motorcycle is also known as the timing chain. This chain needs to be adjusted every 3,000 miles or whenever it becomes noisy when riding. A noisy cam chain is caused by wearing o... Read More »