My VTR

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Re: My VTR

Post by sirch345 » Thu Jun 05, 2014 8:42 am

Welcome aboard :thumbup:

I also doubt Honda will be coughing up if you have a CCT failure :problem:

When this CCT problem first started to become known, a petition was got up by members on the Superhawk forum (the American version of our site). When this was presented to Honda, apparently they dismissed it, as they felt there wasn't a problem.

Nice looking bike you have there, and in the best colour too IMO :thumbup:

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Re: My VTR

Post by VTRMED » Thu Jun 05, 2014 10:29 am

Ahh well you live and learn... Will fit the Auto's for now and do stopper mod on them. Hindsight is a great thing or should I say....Should have asked you guys first! Doh!

Thanks for all the advise and welcomes!

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Re: My VTR

Post by AMCQ46 » Thu Jun 05, 2014 10:33 am

I would sent the CCTs back for a refund, fit stoppers to the old ones and spend the money on petrol...........
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Re: My VTR

Post by simo » Thu Jun 05, 2014 2:21 pm

Welcome to The Fast Red Club.
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Re: My VTR

Post by bigtwinthing » Thu Jun 05, 2014 5:20 pm

And to the "Not as fast as too old club" :lol:
missing the noise, not the vibes. However never say never!

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Re: My VTR

Post by VTRDark » Thu Jun 05, 2014 9:19 pm

I would sent the CCTs back for a refund, fit stoppers to the old ones and spend the money on petrol..........
Oh I don't know. yeh it's a bit more work as they need fitting first to get the right amount of space for the stopper but a fair few have either failed shortly after doing the stopper or the spring has broke during the process of putting the stopper in as it been disturbed from moving it about. :think: At least keep the new ones for when the old ones eventually do die. You can even take the key out so their not stored under tension as on Honda's shelves.

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Re: My VTR

Post by Shauned71 » Sun Jun 08, 2014 11:35 am

Hello :wave: welcome to the forums :)

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Re: My VTR

Post by exTRX850 » Fri Feb 09, 2018 4:22 pm

you got the forums attention re the Honda CCTs, how did it eventuate?
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