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Mild gear noise after kickstart install

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I just installed the kickstart kit on an '03 S. Everything works fine (2 kicks = vroom), but I'm getting a mild gear noise when the engine idles. It's not loud, but it's more noise. Is it normal?

I took everything apart and I don't see any evidence of anything rubbing. I think the noise comes from the kickstart drive and idle gear working together. They make a mild noise when I rotate them by hand.

I quadruple-checked the install and everything looks as it should be. I put the idle gear retainer back in, so that's not the problem.

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did oyu put the retainer on in the right orientation.if its worng it will just touch the clutch basket and cuase a noise.

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I'm not familiar with the kickstart kit....are the new gears spur gears or helical? That makes a big difference in terms of noise.

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