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I replaced a broken speedo cable on my 1999 Vulcan 1500 Drifter. The old cable appeared to be packed with grease. I used a new Kawasaki OEM cable and the internal cable seems to have very little internal friction. Is it normal practice to pack the cables with grease or other lubricant. I asked a couple of neighbors that are auto mechanics if older direct-linkage auto speedo cables needed lubrication and they both said no.
 
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