Sep 30, 2008 · Scootworks Belt Drive Problems.? Hey everyone. I''m new on the site and I''m debating doing the belt drive conversion on my VN800. I noticed above that someone has actually done the conversion and is happy, but I also read on an older thread that these kits start to crap out and cause problems after about 20k miles.
Jan 04, 2012 · belt drive I had a shadowace750 that I bought new in 1998. Scootworks was working on a belt drive for that bike and was finally able to market it. It took them years to get the modifiion finished and that was a chain to belt conversion. They would definitely be the ones to talk to.
Apr 03, 2014 · I don''t have a problem with belt drives (in general) but the Scootworks belt drive system wants you to cut a chunk of the swingarm away in order to install the belt. Then they supply you with a piece of metal that attaches to the two pieces of the swing arm were it
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Mar 14, 2013 · Belt Drive Verses Chain Drive I''d like to weigh in on this discussion. My OEM chain lasted about 35 thousand miles and I must confess I didn''t lub it as much as I should have. But I did do the Scootworks belt conversion with the wide Monostat belt three years ago and am very happy with it.
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Mar 09, 2012 · $1700 would pay for a lot of chain and sprocket sets! I agree the $1700 Vstrom kit is WAY over priced. I need to talk to these folks, they make a kit
Jul 25, 2012 · Belt drives also require a larger radius drive gear than what it needed by a chain. Many times the space alloted in an engine case won''t allow the proper size. The compromise is a smaller drive gear and that leads to belts failing prematurely. Also if you mention Scootworks has a kit or will build a kit, check with the BBB first.
Apr 15, 2008 · If the teeth on your rear pulley are square on top and the tension is right on the belt no problem. If the teeth are starting to (or have) come to a sharp point on top replace the pulley immediately and think about checking the front sprocket wear as well as the belt condition. I converted from chain to the Scootworks belt drive kit
May 29, 2009 · I have had two belt drive Kawasaki motorcycles in a row, and I have had problems with the belt on both of them. Every day I read a new thread about problems people are having with their belt drive scoots. I am starting to think that shaft drive is the better choice due to its long life
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Mar 04, 2018 · I fitted a belt drive kit from Scootworks in the USA on my 2013 Bonneville, The pullys were well made of anodised aluminium and the belt was a Gates PolyChain GT carbon fibre, 25mm width belt. I took load of trouble to get the alignment and belt tension correct but
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May 11, 2010 · Only other problems, initially the 4 bolts that hold the pulley cover on get corroded solid. You might need an impact screwdriver to get them off initially. No problems afterwards. You''ll need to adjust the belt as you have to loosen it to swap the pulley, it can be testy getting it back on straight but nothing major after you''ve done it.
On 23rd April 2014, I placed an order with Scootworks for a beltdrive conversion kit for my Triumph Bonneville motorcycle these kits (comprising 2 pulleys, a belt and sundries) are manufactured inhouse. The total price ($648.99) was debited from my bank account via PayPal at this time.
Aug 01, 2008 · that being said i have never had an issue with the belt drive, with the new HD drive one probably would not have the issue of belt slipping from the 8 pitch belt. (basically 238 teeth vs 138 or so) you cant push an 8 pitch belt drive like you would a chain. i cannot comment on the HD belt.
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Jun 18, 2007 · Bad, bad, bad!! The problem is Scootworks hasn''t figured out a good way to attach the pulley to the shaft. The course splines of the output shaft are not condusive to the high loads exerted by the high belt tensions required to keep the belt from ratcheting. BTW no matter how tight I adjusted my belt it would still ratchet in low gear.
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Jan 30, 2010 · I had the belt drive on my 02 for about 10k miles and then moved it to my 07 for another 8k miles until I traded it in. I had no problems with it. It did help keep the rear wheel a bit cleaner. it is a matter of choice and money. it is up to you. Pete all you need is here My Photobucket page
Answer No, the Scootworks Belt Drive is a direct replacement for your original chain drive system. Following the instructions for a conventional OEM chain replacement, the Scootworks Belt Drive slips back into place as if your bike came with it originally! Question Will the Scootworks Belt Drive require an additional belt guard?
Sep 24, 2018 · hello thought i would post this for general reference I had an issue with my scootworks 190430 monstabelt drive belt. caught a pebble in the pulley and messed up the belt. i found 2 replacements available 1. Cartney bearing sells a Carlisle Belts By Timken 19048MPT30 "panther" belt
Mar 26, 2010 · Scootworks overdrive pulley, YES! My first take on the Scootworks over drive pulley for the VN900. I installed the pulley this afternoon, took about 1.5 hours taking my time. My first drive taking off from my house in first gear I could tell no difference at all. I
Feb 01, 2017 · Vulcan 900 Front Pulley Breaks while riding home from work. Lucky that some motorists were paying attention and let me over when I waved to get t0 the shoulder!
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Jul 10, 2007 · Scootworks pulley is $190, but like I said, use the right tools. However this may just be me but the only problem I have had is belt noise. For some reason after installing the pulley and trying several tension settings (including Kawasaki''s suggested tension) and setting the alignment as best I could I am still getting excessive
Jan 29, 2012 · Burgman 400 belt problem watch the belt running MicBergsma. All I want just to show some friendsand it ends up going viral oh well so please don''t complain if
Contacted Scootworks. Seems they have already made a belt drive kit for our bikes. He builds them upon order. $600 plus shipping, maybe he would offer a discount for a volume order. That''s not my question though Been searching the internet for forums or articles on other bikes that may have made this conversion to see what the cons are.
May 11, 2008 · This little project also gave me the opportunity to adjust the drive belt myself. Now I have absolutely no belt noise!!! ( The head guy at scootworks) and he assures me the problem will be resolved soon. As it stands right now I would not buy one of the rear pulleys until we know the problems are fixed $370.00 is alot of money to throw away
May 23, 2011 · Review of the 2008 Suzuki Bandit 1250 She was still ridable and made the 2 hours to town without any more problem than a bit of oil mess. There is a company called Scootworks working on a belt drive conversion for the Bandit and I was seriously looking into it. At last contact it was not ready for market.
Jul 24, 2012 · Belt drives also require a larger radius drive gear than what it needed by a chain. Many times the space alloted in an engine case won''t allow the proper size. The compromise is a smaller drive gear and that leads to belts failing prematurely. Also if you mention Scootworks has a kit or will build a kit, check with the BBB first.
Aug 26, 2017 · Check with Scootworks and see their recommendation. Shouldn''t be too far from a Sporty or Dyna. both with belt drive. The Glide is almost at 50k and no wear or cracks on the belt. The Victory is at 15k and the belt looks like brand new. Only problem may be clearance at the front. Gong to have to check out how Scootworks handles that
Jun 20, 2008 · Communiion with Scootworks made it clear that the problems were due to running with a loose belt. I was instructed to check its tightness with a gage that came with the original drive kit on a periodic basis. BUT also advised that if the belt still slipped and jumped, to tighten it further until the slipping stopped.