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Jeff Policky, Motorcycle Mechanic
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Have a big bear 400 hard to shift

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have a big bear 400 hard to shift
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Richard replied 6 years ago.

Good day and welcome to Just Answer. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I'd be happy to help you with your problem today.Ineed to ask a couple of questions first.


How long have you owned it ?


When did the problem occur ?


Whay year is it ?


Has it been sitting up ?


What do you mean by hard to shift ?


Wil it shit into all gears ?


I know its alot of questions but it will get my mind headed in the right direction.

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
just got it was hard to shift when i got its a2001wasnt sitting up hard to get through the gears will not go in 5th gear
Expert:  Richard replied 6 years ago.

What year is it ? If you dont know the year you can provide me with a VIN number.


Do you mean, it is hard to shift with the shifter or when you shfit with the shifter it wont go inot gear?


Will the foot shifter move freely, and when I say that , I mean is it almost like it is stuck ?