Post: HELP - I can't accelerate!
User: CorvetteBoy
Infraction: Keep stupidity out of the new rider forum
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Original Post:
Quote Originally Posted by 94golfguy View Post
it would just rev up really quickly, as if it was in neutral, and I wouldn't actually move any faster. So it was fine if I accelerated through the gears slowly, but when accelerating quickly, I basically ended up in 6th gear, revving at 9000 or higher, but still going really slowly.
No way that is the clutch. Nope. those are the classic symptoms of a bad muffler bearing.

I would just keep riding it hard like that until the burning smell becomes unbearable.