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Before you pull the clutch,you might use some Sea Foam Trans Tune run it for about 30 miles then change oil in primary.I've done this on a bike but have on cars and trucks.
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It would be worth to check the throuout bearing also, before going all the way in...but remember, one thing after another...
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Will Sea Foam cure your asthma too?
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Hey there dutch bobber, the belray transmission fluid is designed for sportster transmissions I flushed the 20w-50 from my primary and overfilled then ran and drain down to get fluid in wet clutch. read sposterpidea, and read up on 82 -84 sportster primary wet clutch for those years.
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dutch bobbber i had very similar issue with my xlx. belray sportster transmission fluid. fluid took care of it for me. mine was using 20w-50 prior to change. fludh it out. and run it
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20w50 thins out too much when hot.

use manual transmission fluid, 90 GL-4
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I'd think a tight chain might be the cause?
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