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Why is my almost-new Kawasaki Z1000SX rattling?

Q. I have a new Kawasaki Z1000SX with 900 miles on the clock, which has a faint rattle. It comes in when I am gently opening the throttle at low revs in the low gears. It’s similar to pinking or a tappet rattle. I am not labouring the bike at all, but it goes as the bike revs higher. I have...

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  • Posted 3 years ago (07 June 2012 17:01)

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Oct 12

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Kawasaki Z1000 SX

My SX did the same but now it's ok , I've now done 3,500 miles and I've reved it a bit more in lower gears .

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Nov 12

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begbie says:

Pinking noise

Mine has done that, took it to Kawasaki for it's first service they claim all sx's do that, does not sound good to me as an engineer it sounds real bad.:mad:

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