Replacement Cam Chain Tensioner Spring – Triumph Street Triple, Street Triple R, Daytona 675, Tiger 800, Tiger Explorer and Trophy 1215.
New Replacement Cam Chain Tensioner Spring for use in Black Coloured Hydraulic cam chain tensioner housings used on 675 Daytona and Street Triple after VIN 493832, 765 Street Triple R, S, RS, Tiger 800 (all models), Tiger Explorer (all models), Trophy 1215, Trophy SE.
Also used on the Street Triple R after VIN 493832 apart from VIN 503519 to 508231 which have the silver coloured adjuster fitted.
To check how much your cam chain tensioner spring may have compressed, a new Triumph spring measures 36mm in length. Replacement of the spring is a much more cost effective option than replacing the complete tensioner assembly.
With this style of tensioner, it has to be removed to fit a new spring. There are x 2 spring clips on these tensioners. The rear spring in the tensioner slot if pulled together will allow the plunger to compress or be completely removed to change the spring.The front clip is used to hold the plunger fully in for reassembly. When the plunger is compressed, the front clip can be pulled together with long nose pliers to locate in the groove near the tip of the plung