This question comes up from time to time....that gap is normal....if u care to do a search there are similar pics...pretty much only one way assembly works....there would be binding if something out of whack....good luck
Make sure bike is in gear ..makes for easier alignment..
Phil...(72)”Nobody told me I die at the end”
2006 (bought new)...1300R Candy Black Cherry,DARKSIDE,foots mod..
Last edited by TennX; 12-05-2019 at 09:14 AM.