How do I change a clutch off its shaft without the rear wheel spinning?

by Paul

How do I change a clutch off its shaft... the easy way without the rear wheel spinning? I want to do this so I can replace the broken drive belt.

It's 669 18 30... do I take off the clutch or the pulley that turns the motor over the easy way without the rear wheel spinning?

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Aug 06, 2010
The Variator
by: Jim Zeiser

The easiest way to replace a belt is to remove the variator (front pulley). It sounds like you have a 250cc scooter so it would be impossible to replace to compress the clutch by hand like you can on a smaller scooter. Check youtube for the procedure. Many people have videos of how it's done.

Aug 06, 2010
Changing the clutch & belt.
by: George

The best way to do this, is with a air impact wrench or an electric impact wrench. The easiest way to replace the drive belt is to take off the front pulley (variator) roller weights. Just make sure that you put the weights back in the right way.

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