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Old 07-17-2017, 03:04 PM
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Is it the clutch plates wearing that requires adjustment every so often?

'14 Heritage Softail - Twin Cam 103. I adjust my clutch every oil change, 5,000miles. I like the 1/2 turn out adjustment.

Recently, nearing the end of my service interval I felt some slipping at high speed/loads - adjusted the clutch and back to normal.

Is clutch plate wear the reason that an adjustment is required once in a while? How will I tell when it's time to replace parts?
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Old 07-19-2017, 03:53 PM
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As it wears it will need adjustment, when it will no longer adjust it's time for plates.
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