right side crankcase drain bolt


4 replies to this topic
  • yz450fcranker

Posted August 30, 2009 - 04:37 PM

#1

ok i did it i over did the right side crankcase drain bolt by one notch i felt it go easy "loosen up" luckily i undid it at the same time checked the threads and cant say that anything went wrong so i threaded just to about where it should be and its fine should i just go on and ride

  • USED YZ426F

Posted August 30, 2009 - 05:15 PM

#2

You might be able to get away with just riding it.

But, if you started to pull the threads out of the case, it is only a matter of time before it leaks. I would take the 10 minutes and fix it right.

A time-sert will work perfectly in that location and give you a permanent repair.

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  • yz450fcranker

Posted August 30, 2009 - 05:33 PM

#3

ive looked into timesert but dont know what to buy can you give me a link to the actual kit i need and explain on installation

  • grayracer513

Posted August 30, 2009 - 06:31 PM

#4

I would take the 10 minutes and fix it right.

If it's an '06 or later, nobody's going to fix it in 10 minutes.

  • USED YZ426F

Posted August 30, 2009 - 06:56 PM

#5

ive looked into timesert but dont know what to buy can you give me a link to the actual kit i need and explain on installation


http://www.timesert.com/

There are some videos showing how to install.





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