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 VZ 800 Clutch Cable

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Steen G

PostSubject: VZ 800 Clutch Cable   Wed Jan 15, 2014 12:23 pm

I've changed the handlebar on my bike and that 90 degree bend on the clutch cable is a real pain in the ****. The cable won't sit as I want it to.

Question is, does any one know if there is a cable from another bike, without that 90 degree bend, that will fit my bike?
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PostSubject: Re: VZ 800 Clutch Cable   Wed Jan 15, 2014 1:06 pm

Not sure how different your bike is to mine in this area but I would have thought not to different in this respect.
When I fitted my 14" ape hanger bars, the clutch cable was the one cable that I did not have to change. I simply re-routed it. Have a look at my link below and see if it gives you any idea for doing similar on your model. I had to spin the bent section of the far end of the cable to allow this but that takes seconds.

- LINK -
to 2 pics ape install thread with 2 relevant pictures to give you an idea.
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Steen G

PostSubject: Re: VZ 800 Clutch Cable   Wed Jan 15, 2014 7:07 pm

Cool bike, looks great.

Rerouting is not an option. Problem is the new handlebar is wider and forwarded quite a bit. The cable goes under the toptree, through the frame and down behind the watercooler. That gives it a weird "bend" below the toptree because my cable got a 90 degree bend where it exits the grip which makes it point forward. A cable like Yours might solve my problem.

Customising is an art  Rolling Eyes
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