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  1. nz97
    06-23-2019 06:05 PM - permalink
    nz97
    Hey,

    Just wanted to say thank you for all of your help with the grips. I managed to fix it.

    In the end it wasn't the friction at the bar-end causing it to stick. I took apart the throttle housing (where the cable etc is) and glue had seeped into there and hardened. I cleaned it out as best I could and now it's working perfectly again

    Thanks again for the advice!

    Dom

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  • About airhead83
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    USMC veteran: MBA from ASU, Boone, NC: Self employed for 30 years
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    Burke County, NC
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07-16-2019
04:58 PM - Andysrage mentioned airhead83 in post Wavy braking?
...the engine braking @airhead83 mentioned. Consideri...
04:06 PM - Andysrage mentioned airhead83 in post WTB: R3 Race/Track day parts - What do you have?
...you have. Adding to airhead83 suggestion of scouri...
06-01-2019
06:44 AM - BenevolentMachination mentioned airhead83 in post Dunlop Sportsmax GPR 300
...ng it. Waiting for airhead83's review.
05-30-2019
08:49 AM - BenevolentMachination mentioned airhead83 in post 1.4 Years in and Looking Forward to My Next Ride
...lls. Thanks again, airhead83

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08-23-2019
03:23 AM - SofaCruiser quoted airhead83 in post Real world R3 Fuel mileage thread
What has to be done to gain +1...
08-22-2019
07:20 PM - airhead83 quoted BenevolentMachination in post Dunlop Sportsmax GPR 300
Did you ever ride the GPR300s more? How do...
02:10 PM - BenevolentMachination quoted airhead83 in post Dunlop Sportsmax GPR 300
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08-21-2019
01:25 PM - airhead83 quoted GP RIDER in post Real world R3 Fuel mileage thread
My 2015 averages around 60 mp...
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07:34 AM - airhead83 quoted sLing in post Real world R3 Fuel mileage thread
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08-18-2019
06:00 PM - sLing quoted airhead83 in post When do I change an oil
AND... that's assuming the oil...
05:55 PM - airhead83 quoted sLing in post When do I change an oil
when the oil light starts ...
08-15-2019
01:21 PM - Milc quoted airhead83 in post Little overwhelmed with buying gear
We've had the whole DOT vs SNE...
08-04-2019
07:24 AM - airhead83 quoted Himanshu Gangwar in post Please post your introductions here
Hello Everyone. Welcome.
08-03-2019
07:14 AM - airhead83 quoted InFask in post Engine sounds louder than my exhaust?
From my understanding, even...
07-31-2019
07:19 AM - airhead83 quoted touma_ in post New Aus Rider Intro
Hi there! Just thought...
07-27-2019
05:05 PM - noelskii quoted airhead83 in post 2017 Yamaha R3 ABS - White
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07-24-2019
05:12 PM - airhead83 quoted ChawlieDaniels in post Fuel tank breather hose and overflow hose
[quote=ChawlieDaniels;681603]Does anyone k...
07-22-2019
01:14 AM - TMD5855 quoted airhead83 in post How many of you let your cooling fan run after shut off?
I do the same as "SofaCruiser"...
07-18-2019
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07-17-2019
11:49 PM - Gesture quoted airhead83 in post Some good/nice guys out there
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07:03 AM - airhead83 quoted Tostitos in post Wavy braking?
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