My 96 kdx won’t upshift

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My 96 kdx won’t upshift

Post by Akoep » 09:44 pm Mar 08 2019

I have a 96 kdx 200 and it shifts fine 1st through 3rd but when I go to shift into 4th it won’t upshift the lever will move up but it won’t shift up into 4th I have no clue as what’s wrong

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Re: My 96 kdx won’t upshift

Post by KDXGarage » 09:48 pm Mar 08 2019

Welcome to kdxrider.

It may be time to split the crankcase to check the transmission. It may be a bent shift fork. Do some research on "bent shift fork". Your problem is a dirt bike problem in general not specific to a KDX, so Google around here and elsewhere.
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Re: My 96 kdx won’t upshift

Post by Molly's 70 » 06:07 am Mar 09 2019

My first thought was also a bent shift fork.
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Re: My 96 kdx won’t upshift

Post by bufftester » 07:06 pm Mar 10 2019

Definitely need to split the cases for that, like mentioned above possibly a bent or broken shift fork. No way to diagnose and fix without opening it up.

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