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i accidentaly popped my cam chain off and cant

seem to coax it back on. does anyone have any tips for me?

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Release the chain tensioner, take the cam cap off of one cam (if it is a double cam), tip the cam up and put the chain on, put the cam cap back on and put the tensioner back in.

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Release the chain tensioner, take the cam cap off of one cam (if it is a double cam), tip the cam up and put the chain on, put the cam cap back on and put the tensioner back in.

yes it is a double cam and i took the chain tensioner completly off because

i couldnt loosen the bolt on the end:excuseme: im not exactly sure how those tensioners work

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Be careful installing that tensioner again, it has to be turned in before install or else you'll crank your cam chain way too tight - well, actually you'll probably break something....

Do as KJ said, the chain isn't long enough to go over while the cams are installed, it's a half and half deal you get a little slack on the chain and you get a little slack on the cam gear when you tilt it because the gear moves down some - you might have to do both cams in unison to slip it back on depending on the bike...

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Be careful installing that tensioner again, it has to be turned in before install or else you'll crank your cam chain way too tight - well, actually you'll probably break something....

Do as KJ said, the chain isn't long enough to go over while the cams are installed, it's a half and half deal you get a little slack on the chain and you get a little slack on the cam gear when you tilt it because the gear moves down some - you might have to do both cams in unison to slip it back on depending on the bike...

i got the cams and chain back on and then i put the tensioner back in after, but now when i try to kick over my bike the cams dont move and seem to get jammed and doesent move, i dont know what the problem is ??

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sorry man but it sounds like your way over your head you really should bring to someone who knows what they are doing before you cause some very expensive damage!

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