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  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. Shifter adjustment

    The ZX6R
    Ok I can't find my answer anywhere so I'm gonn ask. I've slipped my bike into neutral a few times this summer when going from 1-2. It just feels like there is to much ankle movment between shifts. Any other gear is fine. So in order for me to get less ankle movement or to feel like I have to...
  4. Side swiped Help Starting on in N + Rim 03 zx6rr

    Mechanical and Technical
    Hi I am Devin and I am new TO ZX6R.com :O I recently was side swiped on my left size of my 03 zx6rr. We were going maybe 25 mph and she hit me and we rode along each other until we stopped. Bike did not tip over but she bent my rim. and now when I try to start my bike it will ONLY start in...
  5. transmission, clutch, clunky?

    Mechanical and Technical
    First street bike. 2012 zx6r Does the transmission supposed to be little clunky? Is it hard on transmission to downshift each stop or is better to just pull in clutch and do them all at once when stopped? Is there a certain rpm to shift from 1st to 2nd. I seem to hit neutral a lot and it is...
  6. Bike won't shift into first gear

    New Member Introductions
    Hello family. I have a 2008 ZX-6R (zx-600p). My clutch cable snapped and I brought a new one. Now that the new one is installed I have a big problem. When I depress the clutch and hit the shifter into first my bike cuts off. Did I install the cable wrong ? Please help me. I would like to enjoy...
  7. Shifting problems

    The ZX6R
    Hi! My name is Patrick and I'm new to this forum. I own a blue '04 zx6r and it works great; put it about 5500 mi on this thing. I don't ride it too hard and never shift without using the clutch. Of course, I have a problem and so I was hoping you guys could help me figure out what step(s) I...