Husaberg Forum

Husaberg Forum (http://husaberg.org/husaberg-forums.php)
-   New Users (http://husaberg.org/new-users/)
-   -   Valve clearance for a 1997 Fe 501 e (http://husaberg.org/new-users/24093-valve-clearance-1997-fe-501-e.html)

Kilpatrick May 14th, 2017 06:16 PM

Valve clearance for a 1997 Fe 501 e
 
I read that the valve clearance is supposed to be 0,10mm. I'm not exactly sure what that means? Am I supposed to use the 10mm for the intake and exhaust? Is there a tolerance or is it only 10mm?
Thanks for your help.

Rainerio May 14th, 2017 06:58 PM

That's 0.10mm not 10mm. I haven't done it yet. clearance is 1/6 turn on the screw. Look at Wiki at the top of the page. Good luck

husabutt May 14th, 2017 07:05 PM

The clearance between the valve shafts the adjusting screws when the engine is cold should be .12mm.

Most use the 1/6th turn method as it is difficult to get a feeler gauge into such a tight area.

On TDC on the compression stroke tighten the adjuster screw until it lightly contacts the valve shaft, then back it off 1/6th of a turn. Tighten the counternuts to 11 Newton Meters torque. Done.

Kilpatrick May 16th, 2017 08:12 AM

Thanks!
 
Thank you for your help from the both of you!

Taffy May 16th, 2017 10:21 PM

central europe writes stuff with a comma while just the UK (I thought!) use the 'sull stop' so for us 0.10mm but if english isn't your first language then it is 0,10mm.

I was 19 when i bought and raced my ducati pantah and all measurements were like that and i never, ever got used to it.

Taffy


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:55 AM.

Copyright © 2020 Husaberg Forum. All rights reserved.