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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-02-2019, 11:57 AM Thread Starter
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Question gtr 1400 turbo whine

hi chaps,my bike has developed a whine like that of a turbo although it ain't got one,any ideas on what it could be,have changed the oil,it don't get that hot ,only in traffic as normal,the faster you go the louder it gets,any suggestions please.cheers phil.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-02-2019, 01:38 PM
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Have you checked/changed the oil in the drive unit? You have a 90-degree gearset at each end of the shaft. Have a passenger wear a mechanic's stethoscope and listen at each end. Possibly one or both need some work.

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