View Full Version : need to know

04-01-2010, 11:24 PM
ok so my lifters we knockin so i pulled of the inspection plate to adjust the valves and one of the adjustment screw and lock nut vanished found the knocking problem. so i i pulled off the clutch cover and pulled out the oil screen and poof the they both were with the addition of some alluminum. other than the rocker arm knocking the bike runs fine with no apperent problems so i wondering what a screw and a nut can hit on the way down through the cam chain and then on down to the oil pan thanks fo any info

04-02-2010, 12:36 PM
I would have to think about that for a bit

04-02-2010, 02:58 PM
thanks but like a said it still runs fine just had a knock form not having an ajustment screw or nut

04-02-2010, 03:00 PM
Wonder if there is any way to dig around with a pen magnet?

04-02-2010, 03:27 PM
ive got the nut and screw out just wonderin whaet they could have hit on the way down to get the alluinnum in the oil screen i should have all the part to fix if i got to but if i dont have to split the case i dont want to if you know what imean

04-02-2010, 03:53 PM
You are going to find metal fragments in the screen, that's what it's for!

What it's from I am not sure. When was the last time you checked the screen?

04-02-2010, 07:06 PM
i never have pulled it but it just seems like a lot but i got it back to geather so i guess ill hope for the best thank god its a honda

04-02-2010, 07:35 PM
Run it for a bit and pull it again soon, see what is says.

Change your oil too!