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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-18-2009, 03:29 AM Thread Starter
 
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1st gear issue?

I have a 2007 FZ6 that I recently purchased. A few times I had a hell of a time getting the bike from neutral into first. Usually it just gets right in there with a quick but not hard press of the foot. One time I even went so far as hitting the kill switch and starting it back up when I was trying to leave my apartment.

Anyone else have similar issues with a relatively new bike? I got the bike with 3396 miles on it and didn't come across this problem at all at first.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-23-2009, 08:15 PM
 
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It sounds like the gears aren't lined up.......roll it a little forward or backward and see if that helps.
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