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Honda TRX500FGA shifts but does not move

shbr05222010-08-10 05:40:16 +0000 #1
I can shift throught all gears and you can feel it lock into each gear, but it does not move. When I give it gas it acts like it is in neutral and only revs up... Help please??!!
HondaGuy2010-08-10 05:55:43 +0000 #2
Will it move in 4wd? If it will move in 4wd but not 2wd then you got a problem with either your rear driveshaft/U-joint or the rear diff/axle. If it won't move in 4wd or 2wd you prob got something broken in the tranny or just a centrifugal clutch that is completely shot. Will the bike try and move at all? Making any abnormal noises when you try and get it to move?
shbr05222010-08-10 05:53:49 +0000 #3
No, it does not move at all. It used to move about an inch, but mot anymore.
phreebsd2010-08-10 06:49:11 +0000 #4
what year model is the bike?
HondaGuy2010-08-10 07:31:34 +0000 #5
I'm gonna guess its something with the secondary gears or the output shaft, or some stripped splines somewhere. Thats the only thing I can think of if it will shift through the gears and just not move. Unless its just a completely and totally worn out centrifugal clutch, but I've never heard of one being so worn out that the bike wouldn't even try to move at all. At any rate I would say you're gonna have to go into it and do some inspecting.

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