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Old 10-14-2018, 02:46 PM
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Low mileage clutch slipping

Purchased a 2008 GT with 1335 miles have ridden it for 2000 mile and clutch is slipping badly in all gears where shoul I start the trouble shooting. Or am I missing something here
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Old 10-15-2018, 02:12 PM
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Re: Low mileage clutch slipping

Welcome to the forum Glen.

Are you using the proper oil ?
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Re: Low mileage clutch slipping

Oil was my first thought, too. Change the oil.

Is the "1335 miles" a typo? Could it be 13,500 or 135,000 miles? Even 13,500 is not enough to explain clutch slippage from wear.
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Re: Low mileage clutch slipping

86 are you out there? Not much follow up.
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Re: Low mileage clutch slipping

Any chance that when the clutch was replaced that the half ball from the clutch slave cylinder didnt engage at the flat spot?
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Re: Low mileage clutch slipping

Common fault on ks.
Poor oil supply to the clutch then sliping.
Have a look at the sticky thread in the K1300s Tec section .
Mine is in having a new clutch at the moment.
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