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post #1 of 22 Old 08-08-2007, 01:10 PM Thread Starter
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valve adjustments????

who has done one? how hard are they? when should they be done? just post general info please

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Checked mine at 15K and all were in spec.

Its a pain in the ass job to reshim though as you dont have much room for working on the vavle gear.
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sorry about that guys! so you checked yours at 15k and they were all straight???? i thougth it was a ever 5k miles thing????

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From 6/7 kawis that Ive owned none needed valve adjustment till around 30-40k miles. The valves will tell you when the time comes.
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im guessing you will hear it??? lol

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sorry about that guys! so you checked yours at 15k and they were all straight???? i thougth it was a ever 5k miles thing????
Just because its red does not mean its on the Ducati maintenance schedule.

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How will the valves tell you?
There is already so much noise coming out of this engine as it is.....
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