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post #1 of 11 Old 04-22-2006, 12:24 AM Thread Starter
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Thought I would say "hello".

Well hello! I just upgraded my 03 Z1000, to a brand new 06 ZX-10. I must say it is a big jump. I love the bike though. I only have one complaint so far, and that is that my gas tank makes a sqwealing noise when the bike warms up...not to sure what it could be. I know that gas expands when it gets hot, and i know that the bike has a vent to compensate for this.(let the air or fuems out.) However, I am around a lot of bikes all the time...you know, its a lifestyle, and i haven't ever noticed anyone else's doing this?? any ideas??

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Welcome! That squeal happens to most of us I believe...my 04 included.

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and the squeal is normal its just the tank venting.

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welcome to the bike and the noise,just call it an undesireable characteristic
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