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post #1 of 7 Old 08-09-2020, 05:26 AM Thread Starter
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This is my first post as a member following information since buying my 2002 919 2 years ago. As an FYI for my first post bought the 530x chain with sprocket kit from bike bandit the DID chain was a link too long. Chain was at max adjustment with no room for adjustment as delivered so we took out a link and now I have adjustment to move rear wheel back as it stretches. Anybody have a fix for the rust on my lower triple clamp? Cheers!

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post #2 of 7 Old 08-09-2020, 03:14 PM
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Welcome. The rust on the lower triple seems to be a common problem. Mine has it. I just regularly paint it. Next winter I intend on removing it from the bike, stripping the rust off and painting it proper.
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post #5 of 7 Old 08-10-2020, 01:14 PM
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Nice place. I'm down in Goleta. Welcome and sit a spell.
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post #6 of 7 Old 08-10-2020, 02:47 PM
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I'm 5 minutes from you in Sand City and we sell 530 chain kits specifically for the 919 in the coveted 17/44 gearing at just $185 (even less if you pick it up) and more importantly have the Superlight 520 Conversion Kits priced at $199


https://www.shop.kyleusa.com/919_c41.htm

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post #7 of 7 Old 08-10-2020, 08:14 PM
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Welcome! I was just there last week.
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