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Anti Overshift Ratchet Pawl

The stock ratchet pawl used from 1980 to 2000 utilized scissor spring that was well known for breaking. The unfortunate side effect of this failure is the broken spring leg going through the transmission and destroying it. Our new ratchet pawl utilizes a rectangular cross-section spring like the 21st century Big Twins.

  • 555-56C-A      = 1980-00 Big Twins (except for 2000 Softail) & 2005-2010 Big Dog
  • 555-56LD-A*    = 2000-06 Softail, 2001-06 FL, 2001-05 Dyna
    *Not a stock replacement. Must upgrade to shift drum with ¼” pawl pins for PN 555-56LD-A

*For the 2000-2006 Softail, 2001-2005 Dyna, 2002-2006 FL 555-56LD-A pawl, you will also need an eccentric screw (PN 152-56B) and nut (PN 70813). Whenever replacing your ratchet pawl, we recommend replacing the seal (PN12045) snap ring (68010) and washer (6497HW) as well.

Benefits

  • Prevents over shifting
  • Built to withstand the constant cycles of the shift arm
  • Smooth shifting  

Each time an upshift or downshift is made the pawl spring is cycled. After many cycles, the spring leg breaks. The unfortunate side effect of this failure is the broken spring leg going through the transmission gears and wrecking the transmission. Any seasoned mechanic has seen this happen. With the heavy-duty cross section spring in the ratchet pawl, we have eliminated this issue.

Standard Gear Case Finish Examples (Not applicable to all products)

Chrome

Polished

Raw

Wrinkle Black

These example finishes are intended to show the exterior treatments of cases, top covers and doors.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

BAKER Drivetrain reserves the right to change prices, terms or policies at any time without notice. Orders can be pre-paid using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover or PayPal. All orders not pre-paid will be sent C.O.D. certified check or money order only unless pre-approved for company check acceptance. Any orders from outside the USA must be pre-paid in US funds via wire transfer; a $30 transfer fee will apply. Prices shown are F.O.B. Haslett, MI.

LIMITED WARRANTY POLICY

BAKER™ transmission assemblies and transmission builder 's kits, are guaranteed to the original purchaser to be free of manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship for a period of 5 years from the date of purchase or up to 50,000 miles, whichever occurs first. All other BAKER products are guaranteed to the original purchaser to be free of manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship for a period of 2 years from the date of purchase or up to 24,000 miles, whichever occurs first, except for the following; Warranty does not cover clutch plate wear, throw out bearing failures or mainshaft breakage due to improper clutch nut installation.Electrical components carry a 30-day warranty; cosmetic finishes (chrome plating, hard anodizing, powder coating) are covered for 60 days. Certain promotional products may carry a shorter warranty as specified at the time of purchase. If the product is found by BAKER to be defective, such products will, at the option of BAKER, be replaced or repaired at cost to BAKER.In the event warranty service is required, the original purchaser must call or write BAKER immediately with a description of the problem. If it is deemed necessary for BAKER to make an evaluation to determine whether the transmission assembly or transmission kit or accessory is defective, the entire transmission assembly, whether originally purchased as an assembly or kit, must be properly packaged and returned prepaid to BAKER with a copy of the original purchase invoice. If after evaluation by BAKER a defect in materials and/or workmanship is found, BAKER will, at their option, repair or replace the defective part of the assembly.

RETURNS AND EXCHANGES

Returns are permitted within 90 days of the delivery date. Any merchandise returned for any reason (exchange, credit or modification) must be accompanied by a Return Goods Authorization (RGA) number or it will be refused. Call BAKER to obtain this number prior to returning goods for any reason. There is a 15% re-stocking fee for all returned items. BAKER is not liable for any shipping.

ADDITIONAL WARRANTY PROVISIONS

NOTE: Limited warranty does not cover labor or other costs or expenses incidental to the repair and or replacement of BAKER products.This warranty does not apply if one or more of the following situations is judged by BAKER to be relevant: BAKER OEM transmissions ; (these are subject to the OEM manufacturers warranty only), Improper installation , accident, modification (including but not limited to use of unauthorized parts, transmission oils or lubricants), racing, high performance application, mishandling, misapplication, neglect (including but not limited to improper maintenance), or improper repair.BAKER shall not be liable for any consequential or incidental damages arising out of or in connection with a BAKER transmission assembly, transmission kit, component or part. Consequential damages shall include without limitation, loss of use, income or profit, or losses sustained as the result of injury (including death) to any person or loss of or damage to property.BAKER transmissions, transmission kits and accessories are designed exclusively for use in American V-Twin motorcycles. BAKER shall have no warranty or liability obligation if BAKER parts are used in any other application.If it is determined that a BAKER product has been disassembled during the warranty period for any reason, this limited warranty will no longer apply unless you were instructed to do so by a BAKER Drivetrain technician for diagnostic purposes.



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DS
11/10/2021
David S.
United States
Knees in the breeze!!

great quality parts got me shifting gears again!!

JD
07/30/2021
James D.
United States United States
  • What model motorcycle do you ride? 1988 FXR
Positive Engagement

I paired this with the DD5 and is like night and day with the results. I would recommend to anyone.

JK
07/04/2021
Jim K.
United States United States
  • What model motorcycle do you ride? 06 roadking

Products always work great

JP
05/15/2021
James P.
United States United States
  • What model motorcycle do you ride? 2005 big dog ridgeback
Good quality

Just what I ordered and fixed my shifter problems

A
10/24/2020
Anonymous
United States United States
Faster Shifts

The over shift pawl with the N1 shift drum makes a Hell of a difference in the 1/4 mile

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