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Suzuki GSX-R 1000 Owners Manual: Inspecting the drive chain

When inspecting the chain, look for the following:

If you find anything wrong with the drive chain condition or adjustment, correct the problem if you know how. If necessary, consult your authorized suzuki dealer.

Damage to the drive chain means that the sprockets may also be damaged. Inspect the sprockets for the following:

Suzuki GSX-R. Inspecting the drive chain


Note

: the two sprockets should be inspected for wear when a new chain is installed and replaced if necessary.

If you find any of these problems with your sprocket, consult yoursuzuki dealer.

Warning


Improperly installing a replacement chain, or using a jointclip type chain, can be hazardous.

An incompletely riveted master link, or a joint-clip type master link, may come apart and cause an accident or severe engine damage.

Do not use a joint-clip type chain. Chain replacement requires a special riveting tool and a high-quality, non-jointclip type chain. Ask an authorized suzuki dealer or qualified mechanic to perform this work.

Drive chain
This motorcycle has a master link type drive chain. We recommend that you take your motorcycle to an authorized suzuki dealer if the drive chain needs replacing. The condition and adjustment of ...

Drive chain cleaning and oiling
Clean and oil the chain as follows:  Wash the chain with kerosene. Kerosene will lubricate and clean the chain. Warning Kerosene can be hazardous . Kerosene is flammable. ...

Other materials:

Oil cooler / oil cooler hose removal and installation
Refer to electrical components location in section 0a . Removal Turn the ignition switch off.  Remove the left side cowling. Refer to exterior parts removal and installation in section 9d .  Drain engine oil. Refer to engine oil and filter replacement in section 0b . ...

Crankshaft thrust clearance inspection and selection
Refer to engine bottom side disassembly (page 1d- 49). Refer to engine bottom side assembly . Inspection With the crankshafts right-side and left-side thrust bearings inserted into the upper crankcase.  Measure the thrust clearance a between the leftside thrust bearing and ...

Clamp
Clamp the wire harness at such positions as indicated in wiring harness routing diagram in section 9a .  Bend the clamp properly so that the wire harness is clamped securely.  In clamping the wire harness, use care not to allow it to hang down.  Do not use wire or an ...

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