Hi, my bkie is only 20 days and 230kms old. I observed that once the bike warms up, shifting from 1st from N becomes extremely clunky. Further shifts, once on the move are ok. Also, the chain appears dry. Service center says its ok and advised me

Hi, my bkie is only 20 days and 230kms old. I observed that once the bike warms up, shifting from 1st from N becomes extremely clunky. Further shifts, once on the move are ok. Also, the chain appears dry. Service center says its ok and advised me not to lubricate till 1st service. pl advise. Regards. R. Phukan PS. I am 51 years old. Bike is birthday gift from my son. Owned an RD LT from 88 to 95.

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Doesn’t sound like a problem. Always warm up your engine on cold start before you put it into gear and zoom away. 230km is too less mileage. The engine and gearbox will settle in after around 2000-3000km.