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Old 11-09-2012, 10:02 AM   #31 (permalink)
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This is on the 250 right? Also you broke rule #1 by letting an idiot friend touch your bike.
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How many miles did it go to get like that? There are several factors that lead that condition. That looks like a newish chain, you missed the sprocket condition on swap out?
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Atleast my sprocket still had the stubs on it and not just completely rounded off. But geez I thought mine was bad. Might wanna get all that replaced ASAP.

And how in the hell can a front sprocket even move the chain with no teeth, or nubs? At least mine had nubs...
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I'm surprised you were getting any acceleration at all from a worn front sprocket like that. Next time check your chain/sprocket every 500miles or so.
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Shocked to see a sprocket worn that much, but replacing a $15 front sprocket is way cheaper than what you'd need to replace had you made the chain too tight versus too loose - ask me how I know. You should just be happy the chain did not jump off the sprocket and lockup the rear wheel sending you over the bars.
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