Left or Right?

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  • downin

Posted March 17, 2011 - 04:19 PM


Going to take my front sprocket off my 09 tomorow and my buddy says on his yfz quad the nut has backward threads is this correct before i go and over tighting my sprocket?

  • Steel Panther

Posted March 17, 2011 - 04:39 PM


don't listen to him, normal threads. Use an impact if you have one, I don't and I get mine off with a breaker bar, sitting on the bike holding the rear brake, sometimes they can be stubborn.

  • grayracer513

Posted March 17, 2011 - 06:58 PM


Normal, right hand threads.

Old trick: With the chain on the bike, lay a hammer handle or board across the swing arm between the spokes of the rear wheel, pushed as far forward against the rim as possible, and then loosen the nut.

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  • YamaLink

Posted March 18, 2011 - 07:09 AM


Lefty loosey.

  • J2MMY

Posted March 18, 2011 - 07:26 AM


Righty tighty.

  • downin

Posted March 18, 2011 - 03:13 PM


Sunds good thanks!!!!!!!!!!

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