How to Shorten a Clutch Cable?

Answer The clutch is the part of a motorcycle that engages and disengages the engine from supplying power to the drive wheel. The clutch allows the rider to place the motorcycle in neutral and change gear... Read More »

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Can you shorten a GPS coax cable?

Yes. You can shorten a coax cable with a few simple steps. Just cut the wire to the desired length, strip off about an inch of the outer covering, and then a half inch of the insulation so that the... Read More »

How to Adjust the Cable for the Clutch?

The clutch lever on your motorcycle should have a minimum of ¼-inch free play and a maximum of ½-inch free play. Free play is the amount of movement a clutch lever has before it engages the clutc... Read More »

How to Install a Clutch Cable?

Vehicles have two different designs to activate the clutch pedal. One design uses a hydraulic clutch, and the other uses a manual clutch cable. The clutch cable consists of a length of heavy-streng... Read More »

How to Tighten a Clutch Cable?

Tightening the cable on your vehicle's clutch system is relatively easy. The most trying part of the job is actually locating the end of the cable on the transmission itself. Sometimes these can be... Read More »