Help getting valve cover on "08"

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  • stealman

Posted March 24, 2010 - 03:53 PM


I cant get the valve cover back on. Whats the secret? I have the coolant hose still on and the carb. Does something need to come off first?

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  • grayracer513

Posted March 24, 2010 - 04:19 PM


The reverse of how you got it off :thumbsup:

Seriously, start it in from the right (kick start) side of the bike, and tilt it up as you go.

  • stealman

Posted March 24, 2010 - 06:22 PM


Thanks for the help and humor. Thats what I was doing, but was having trouble. After I read your post I went back and got it on.

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