Another great tool that's a must have in any motorcycle toolbox. Motion Pro's Slacksetter Chain Slack Tool accurately measures both chain slack and chain to swingarm clearance. Accurate chain adjustment is critical to a long drivetrain lifespan. There's no better way to assure a long sprocket and chain life than proper drive train maintenance and that starts with the right tools.
Your bike's chain and sprockets have a tough job to do, and it's not like they get to work in a very clean environment. So even if you're diligent about cleaning and lubricating your chain as outlined in our last MC Garage video (How To Properly Lubricate Your Chain), your chain and sprockets will eventually wear out. When your drivechain wears out you can pay a shop to replace the parts or you can invest in a chain breaking and riveting tool like Motion Pro's PBR tool and tackle the job yourself. In this video from the MC Garage, Senior Road Test Editor Ari Henning will show you how to replace an endless sealed chain and front and rear sprockets. Included in this video are tips on replacing the sometimes difficult-to-remove countershaft sprocket as well as advice on master-link choice and how to properly rivet a new master link.
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