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  1. 07 ZX6R possible transmission issue

    The ZX6R
    Hi, Was riding the bike yesterday with no issues when it started moving in to neutral from third gear during a downshift. Downshifted from 3rd and it went in to neutral, shifter was stuck down and had to let go of the clutch then re-clutch and force the bike in to gear. Forcing the shifter up...
  2. Engine cuts off when releasing throttle

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hey guys. I'm having an issue with my 02 zx6r. The engine is cutting off when the clutch is released. The bike will start fine, respond well when throttle is given, and idle fine. When I put the bike in gear, the engine will run for as long as I hold the clutch, but when the clutch is...
  3. 2002 zx6r 636 clutch or gear problem?

    Mechanical and Technical
    It seems to be slipping in 3rd gear, 1st and second are good but 3rd... theres something wrong haha. If I skip from 2nd to 4th and so on it's fine. But 3rd has no power and Im not sure if it's clutch or gear box problem. Sorry if this isn't detailed enough. But thanks if anyone has advice.
  4. Clutch freeplay differs

    The ZX6R
    Hello ! I have a ZX6R 2007 , and problem i am having is the clutch freeplay is constantly changing, when its standing still not runnings, its all fine, but when engine is running, properly adjusted clutch cable, its all good , but then out of nowhere, it has a lot of slack into it. Then after a...
  5. 2005-06 Ninja ZX-6R 636 Clutch Weight

    Mechanical and Technical
    I have two 2005-06 Kawasaki Ninja ZX6R 636s. One is fully race-built, but came with normal weight springs. The levers are CRG adjustable foldable levers.. The other is street legal, but I rebuilt it from the ground up after 2 years of owning it. With the rebuild came the EBC racing clutch kit...
  6. 2019 ZX6R potential problems after forcing upshift without clutch?..

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hey all, New here but I have a quick question. I recently switched my '19 zx6r to gp shifting and when I tried to use the quickshifter (going downwards now), I noticed it got stuck and then eventually shifted if i tried a little harder. However, I realized that the '19 zx6r quickshifter is...
  7. Best stunt clutch?

    Hey guys, I'm new to the forum. I just picked up a 2013 ZX6R and i'm looking to turn it into a street legal stunt bike. Just wondering if anyone has any suggestions for which stunt clutch to get? I'm currently looking at either an RSC or 1FNGR. Thanks, Tim
  8. SBS Dual carbon and clutch cover gasket

    For sale two sets of SBS dual carbon brake pads and clutch cover gasket for 2013 and up zx6r $85 shipped
  9. 1995 ZX6R Rod Clutch

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hey guys, I just picked up a 95 zx6r and am in need of a new or used clutch push rod. ROD, CLUTCH Part Number: 46102-1371 Previous owner lost it.. its the small pin that goes in the middle of all the clutch discs. I’m struggling to find any info on if a rod from a newer bike may work. It’s an...
  10. zx6r starting problem.

    Mechanical and Technical
    hey guys, i purchased my 1999 zx6r last week. this bike has been abused very bad and the previous owner had no time to work on it. before anyone asks, i bought this bike because i want to learn how to work on bikes and this was the perfect opportunity. i have been slowly diagnosing problems and...
  11. Clutch Plates and Springs Spec OK

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hi all, First off, I would like to thank ZX6R.com for being here and giving me the opportunity to join up! I own a 2005 636 since 2k8 with 11.5k miles on it. My girl, Sookie, now has just over 48k. The problem being experienced is that her clutch is grabbing high. My first thought was clutch...
  12. My 2006 zx6r wants to kill me

    Mechanical and Technical
    He everyone, I just bought an 06 636 and took it out for the first long ride yesterday and encountered a few problems I have never had on any other bike. The first problem- the friction zone on the clutch lever seemed to change by itself from the last 90% of the lever to the first 10%. When it...
  13. 2007 zx6r Problems.

    Mechanical and Technical
    So I ended up buying a 2007 zx6r with 10K miles that, does not run. The bike has been laid over hard on both sides and needs some serious love. She cranks alright and I can get her started with starter fluid. Unfortunately, once the bike starts it makes some angry clattering noises and dies :O...
  14. clutch covers for 06 zx6r

    Mechanical and Technical
    Unfortunately ive put a hole through my clutch cover and having a hard time finding a model specific one. Does anyone know if a 07/08 one will work?
  15. Problems with clutch and shifting gears (2015 Zx6r)

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hi Guys, So im in the phase of breaking in my new Zx6r, The problem is that sometimes when im down shifting when i come to a complete stop the gear doesnt engage until i release the clutch a little bit then it clicks in to the gear. So if im at stop light and i shift from 2nd into 1st it wont...
  16. HELPPPPPP,,, Clutch Problem

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hello Dears, I seek help, I have a problem that after i changed the clutch plates the clutch lever is very soft only after maybe 10 min of running, which means that it works good in cold condition but while using after 10 min started to be very soft to hold the clutch ?? thanks in advance :)
  17. VERY SOFT CLUTCH after change

    New Member Introductions
    Dear Professional bikes, I just got kawazaki zx-6r 2000 last week and it have a problem with clutch and 2nd gear shift problem so i changed the clutch without changing the oil, but after changing it is turned to be very soft after running like 5 or 10 min so any ideas what can i do ?? thanks...
  18. 03 ZX6R throttle problems

    Mechanical and Technical
    I own an 2003 ZX6R with 9,200 miles. For the last two or so weeks I've been having some problems with the throttle getting choppy. To explain after riding for about 15 minutes I'll start to have a problem where the engine cuts in and out as if my clutch is engaging and disengaging. So far as I...
  19. Whistling Noise at low speed

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hi Guys, I need some advice and help with an odd noise that I have noticed, I had a spill about 2 months ago and it was another month after that, that I got my Bike back. The damage was only cosmetic except for a crack on the stator cover that leaked oil. but ever since i got the bike back...
  20. Motorcycle vibration tied to clutch?

    Mechanical and Technical
    So I noticed this first on my 07 I had and now am noticing it again on my 2010 that I am fixing. While riding, its obviously expected that the bike will vibrate, mostly being felt through the seat and the pegs. What I have noticed is that when I apply just a tiny bit of pressure to the clutch...