Rear shock lower bolt size?

3 replies to this topic
  • jamieyz426f01

Posted April 02, 2006 - 10:16 AM


....does anyone know the size of the bolt and the pitch of the thread?
I have stripped the threads on the linkage relay arm where the shock mounts :thumbsup: :thumbsup:, might just replace it, or i was thinking of using a thread insert like a helicoil. ideas?

  • FFRacing79

Posted April 02, 2006 - 10:42 AM


The 450s use a nut on all the linkage and shock that an option? Tdub

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  • jamieyz426f01

Posted April 02, 2006 - 02:02 PM


first thing i tried, well i went riding and it felt like it was bottoming out but way early.
So after about a half hour fiddling with the clickers i look down at the new longer bolt with the nut on the end and :thumbsup: it had been hitting another part of the linkage and was quite badly bent.
so no it isn't an option...thanks though :thumbsup:

  • jamieyz426f01

Posted April 04, 2006 - 06:14 AM


i have sorted it for anyone that cares, used a longer bolt but from the other way and now i have good clearence.
Just a bit worried about it coming loose :thumbsup:

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