Tools to Adjust Motorcycle Valves?

Answer The valves are an integral part of an engine. They open and close, allowing in a mixture of air and gasoline into the combustion chamber of the engine. There may come a time when the valves do not ... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Valves on a Suzuki GS Motorcycle?

Adjusting the valve on a Suzuki GS motorcycle is a two-step process that involves checking the amount of space -- or clearance -- between the valve tappets and the camshafts that operate them. Once... Read More »

How to Adjust the Valves on a Royal Enfield Motorcycle?

The single most common maintenance chore unique to the Royal Enfield motorcycle is adjusting the valves or tappets. There is nothing good about noisy valves. Valves that are too loose, or too tight... Read More »

How to Adjust the Valves on My Yamaha Maxim Motorcycle?

Your Yamaha Maxim motorcycle has eight valves: four intake valves and four exhaust valves. The intake valves for the front and rear cylinders are opposite each other at the gap between the cylinder... Read More »

How to Adjust Valves on Honda VTX 1300S 2004 Motorcycle?

Valve adjustments are one of the most difficult maintenance requirements to fulfill for most motorcycle owners, thanks to the sheer complexity of most motors. However, while most motorcycles use a ... Read More »