ZX trans installation

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ZX trans installation

Post by Cassb » Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:06 pm

I just got a new ZX trans setup for my Honda Elite af16.
I know I need to clear the case to fit the rear pulley, but is/are there any tips or pointers how to set this trans up ?
...and get the gains expected out of it ?
I just want to do the installation correctly the first time.

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Re: ZX trans installation

Post by bonesv » Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:42 pm

The only gains you can expect from that setup are on the take-off. You should have modified the motor to be able to use taller gears and that would make use of the zx trans which helps on 7:1, 6:1 or higher gears. You can't run those gears without bbk and pipe, etc.....
Use the search feature to find info like this http://hondaspree.net/phpBB3/viewtopic. ... cs#p301949
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Re: ZX trans installation

Post by Rip_City_Spree » Sun Mar 11, 2018 11:06 pm

The key IÔÇÖve found so far is shimming the variator so the belt rides on the boss. IÔÇÖm currently in the process myself after years of a stock pulley and it was night and day on take off. With a mismatched belt and no tuning. Get the right belt if you havenÔÇÖt already as thatÔÇÖs super important.
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