Where is that thread on the "McGyver"...

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  • rdrata

Posted April 30, 2009 - 05:32 PM


steering stem bearing chase removal? :banghead: You know, the one where the guy had sketches of the pipe and chisel that you wedge into the stem and as you hit with the hammer:bonk: it tightens the edge of the pipe on to the edge of the chase and pops them out lickity split?:banghead:

  • grayracer513

Posted April 30, 2009 - 08:11 PM


try searching using the term "race", not chase.

  • husqy360

Posted April 30, 2009 - 08:32 PM



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  • rdrata

Posted April 30, 2009 - 09:50 PM


Thanks husqy 360
and, thanks for lurnin' me Gray!


Posted May 01, 2009 - 07:09 PM


If you have a welder, just lay three spot welds evenly spaced around the race and it will fall out. Best trick I know.

  • XR133

Posted January 31, 2010 - 06:19 PM


Found this thread while doing some research in preparation for changing my steering bearings.
This should be a "sticky"
Literally took me 30 seconds each to get the races out of the frame.
ThumperTalk rocks!!!:ride:

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