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It's been a while since I've had chain drive vs a shaft and I'm wondering if my chain guide and roller are working properly. My chain is adjusted properly according to the manual but when I'm riding, I can hear quite a bit of chain noise from it "rattling around". I know it's bad to overtighten the chain and put too much torque on the bearings but should I be able to hear the chain a lot - like a loose side panel rattling?

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Mine rattled a lot (i weigh 225) especially with my son on back. I found that removing the rollers, disassemble and clean, then using bearing grease on them quiets them up pretty good. But I'm only riding street.

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I tightened mine up just a tad from the recommendation. The chain was slapping the swingarm pretty good. Much quieter, and I doubt too tight... You might try tightening just one notch and see how it feels.

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