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  1. the chain problem

    The ZX6R
    Hi guys, i am new here. I want to buy the new Chain and sprocket theory for my 2013 6r. after a little bit research. I am pretty sure I will buy DID. but I am confused about the model. which model should I buy it? 530,520, x-ring, non-o-ring. bla bla bla... I have no idea which one is good for...
  2. Is my chain eating my sprocket?

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hello again! So 2 weeks ago I fitted a new chain and sprocket set (1- front 2+rear) The chain was a 'high quality' chain from China... it was green so I couldn't resist. As with all top quality chains the master link was a split pin job. Anyhoo, the chain came off the other night, luckily I...
  3. Chain grinding swingarm

    Mechanical and Technical
    I have a 01 zx6r and noticed wile I was rideing the other day that there was this really uncomfortable grinding/clicking noise coming from the chain area so when I got back home I looked and there was a spot on the top of my swingarm where the chain had been grinding, I tryed titening the chain...
  4. Spring Tune up

    Mechanical and Technical
    So good riding weather is here and I want to get all new fluid in my bike, new sprocket, and chain as well. However, being a college student with limited income ( which SUCKS :motz2: ) I don't have a ton of money to spend on bringing it to a dealership and getting everything done. My brother is...
  5. 520 clip master link wont fit 520 chain?

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hi all. So weird issue here, maybe im just missing something. Im swapping an EK 520 x-ring chain onto my 2010 and am having trouble getting the clip style master link to fit the chain. I bought this chain last season for my 07, and I used a clip master link. Unfortunately I had to use that clip...
  6. Adjusting chain and aligning rear wheel help

    The ZX6R
    I know this has been posted a million times so don't bitch at me the reason im posting this is because im encountering an issue I don't see anyone else has. I just got tires mounted on my 07. I have pitbull stands took the wheels off myself. When going to adjust my chain it just isn't tightening...
  7. New to Me 2007 zx6r Need help on new chain/sprockets

    Mechanical and Technical
    New member on the forums, mostly been just reading the vast majority of posts, but I finally deciding to post a thread and ask for some help. I recently purchased my second bike being a mint condition 2007 ZX6R with only roughly 3k miles on it! [/URL][/IMG] Never been laid down hell hasn't...
  8. Colored chains?

    The ZX6R
    Anyone use/used colored chains? Thinking about getting a green one for my bike my main concern is how does the chain look when you put chain lube on it? I don't really see a point in getting a colored chain if it's gonna look all shitty and brown when there is chain lube. Any feedback or pics...
  9. Kawi Factory Gorilla Strikes Again!

    Mechanical and Technical
    Second time I went to do a chain and sprockets job on a ZX6 and couldnt get off the front sprocket nut. The first time was on my buddies 06, and this time it was my friends 08. Heat, breaker bar, and a 1/2" drive impact gun...nothing worked. Last time we ended up bringing my buddies 06 to a...
  10. Time to change the sprockets and chain?

    Mechanical and Technical
    Would you consider this time to change the sprockets and chain? The slack in the chain is according to the manual but it doesn't look right to me. What do you think? Moto chaine - YouTube
  11. Chain colour Poll

    The ZX6R
    All, Who uses a coloured chain? What colour? EDIT: Post pics, esp if you have a sprocket chain colour combo. How does it look with the rest of the bike? Not mine:
  12. Help!!! Plzz!!

    Motorcycle Talk
    Basically I havent started my bike for about 4-6 weeks and I started it this morning. no problems there so i let it warm up and when it was on for about 105-20 mins I tried to push it out of the garage. The bike was very stiff as if the chain was stuck. I was advised by a friend to just get on...
  13. Whining Noise zx6r 2007

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hello Guys, My Chain is whining. Kindly help.
  14. NEED HELP asap!

    Mechanical and Technical
    guys and gals, I need help with my rear wheels alignment. I just put a new chain on my zx6r. I didn't replace the sprockets because the bike only has 6000km on it and it is in good shape, not rounded out or anything. Anyways, trying to align the rear wheel I was told a few tricks, first off...
  15. What brands to go with for chain and sprockets

    Mechanical and Technical
    It is time to get a new chain and sprockets but I don't know what brands to look at. I don't stunt or see how fat the bike can go but I want something reliable and will last. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. P.S. - If anyone could point me in the right direction of where to buy them too.
  16. Chain and sprocket

    The ZX6R
    Have a 07 zx6r and want a good cheap red chain and new sprockets -1/+2. Anyone know of a good cheap place to buy them? Only place I can find with a red chain is the link below. But is $200 for the kit expensive? Superlite Steel Sprocket Set with/ EK 520 MVXZ Colored Chain - KAWASAKI ZX6 R...
  17. Help Shopping for 525 Chain

    Mechanical and Technical
    Any good information or suggestions what I should put on this 2002 Zx6r in regards to the chain. I just got it and chain really looks like it should be replaced. I'm pretty sure need a ek 525 108L. I'm considering changing sprockets also. Any tips? Thanks for your help!
  18. Lubing my chain?

    Mechanical and Technical
    OKAY SO I BOUGHT THIS BIKE LAST FRIDAY ITS A 2004 ZX6R (ITS ALSO BEEN JETTED I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT THAT MEANS). :2fingerlol: AND THEY GUY SAID IT HAS A ALUMINUM SPROCKET AND THAT I HAVE TO LUBE MY BIKE EVERY OTHER RIDE OR SO BECAUSE IF NOT THE CHAIN WILL EAT THE SPROCKET (OR SOMETHING LIKE...
  19. My damn limp chain

    Mechanical and Technical
    So chain was saggin a week ago so I loosened the axle oble and let out the rear adjuster bolts. Typical right. Today I can found it loose again and it got so sloppy I was skipping links around the sprocket. Needless to say came home and sure enough it's a limp chain again. I never had it go so...
  20. 06 636 chain problem

    Mechanical and Technical
    :hmmm:when i do about 70+ my chain makes a howling like sound like its screeaming. ive had the bitch for about 7 months and replaced the chain twice. whats up with that?
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