Cam shoe tensioner

Discussion in 'Touring Models' started by Jeff Klarich, Nov 14, 2013.

  1. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    photo (2).jpg I changed out my cam shoe tensioners a couple weeks ago. Think I was close to a total failure.:17:
     
  2. Redfish-Joe

    Redfish-Joe Senior Member

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    How many miles on it Jeff?
     
  3. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    41 thousand Joe, I checked them about 14 months ago and they looked like they we're at about 50%
     
  4. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    Better safe than sorry, Hey who took that picture:reyes
     
  5. Redfish-Joe

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    I have a hydraulic tensioner in the shop with 58k on it. I'll get a pic posted of it. Probably 90% good.
     
  6. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    Is that the 1 you showed me? Looked good to me
     
  7. Redfish-Joe

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    Yeah same one.:s
     
  8. Mavagrand

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    Be a good time to convert to hydraulic, Jeff.
     
  9. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    Surly not you!:newsmile100:
     
  10. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    I thought about it but the next time it needs new ones it will be the new owners problem.:s