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Online oskar

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Re: Top Box Bracket Nuts Fall Off No Warrenty !!!!!!!
« Reply #8 on: January 17, 2019, 06:39:44 PM »
OEM bolts are 10 millimeters long, one beside 20 millimeters, metric thread 6,



it is necessary to add a washer,



This is the bottom part,

« Last Edit: January 17, 2019, 06:50:51 PM by oskar »

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Re: Top Box Bracket Nuts Fall Off No Warrenty !!!!!!!
« Reply #9 on: January 18, 2019, 10:32:20 AM »
Coming from 40 years of riding Harleys I learned Blue or Red loctite thread locker on all fasteners prevents parts from falling off. When I upgraded my rides to Imports I still do it as a precaution. Only use the red on larger fasteners that are problems. The blue is sufficient for smooth running imports that don't shake a lot.
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Re: Top Box Bracket Nuts Fall Off No Warrenty !!!!!!!
« Reply #10 on: January 18, 2019, 11:07:02 AM »
 :005: If that short bolt is the standard one that is disgraceful.

Ive got my OEM topbox mount in the loft, ill try and have a look later, i cant remember it being like that when i took it off.


 


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