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My 1999 ultra classic clutch tries to creep when the clutch…

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My 1999 ultra classic...

My 1999 ultra classic clutch tries to creep when the clutch lever is fully engaged. clutch is adjusted per specs

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?

No slipping . hard to shift

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Classic yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes. I replaced shifter shaft. that's when problem strated

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Motorcycle
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Hello, did you adjust the clutch pack freeplay? If so how much did you turn back the screw and was the bike cold? Is the cable seated properly at both ends?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
half turn
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
if pushrod is good what else could cause this promblem
Motorcycle Mechanic: kwiggins29059, Motorcycle Mechanic replied 6 months ago

The spring plate (11 in the diagram HERE) or the discs themselves sticking due to ridges worn in the clutch basket.

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