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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-30-2011, 03:09 AM Thread Starter
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sticky throttle

My throttle wouldn`t close on its own today and after getting home found that the culprit was the bar-end weight. It appears that the expanding rubber mount wants to work its way inboard towards the wider section of handlebar and as a result ends up against the throttle grip. Easy fix by loosening weight bolt and sliding outwards, But something to watch out for. It is a 2010 1078RR.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-30-2011, 03:31 AM
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Yep happened to me also hi
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-30-2011, 04:28 AM
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Ditto.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-30-2011, 04:35 AM
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I saw it on my buddy's Brutale..combination of lack of use and a limp wrist action ; )

No seriously this is common and one to keep an eye on.

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Yep, happened to me last week. I went ahead and rode it to work and back with it hanging up. Was kinda cool having cruise control. I fixed it as soon as I got home though.

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