HEADS UP!!!

Site upgrade in progress... Core site functions are working, but some non-critical features/functions will be temporarily unavailable while we work to restore them over the next couple of weeks.

Please post any bugs you encounter, but before you do, check to see if it's already listed.

Thanks for your patience while we work to improve the community.

Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
bushy

While tightening...

3 posts in this topic

I put on the right side crankcase cover and tightented all the blots up nice and then went to that oil line that comes out of the top of the case and up into the cylinder. I tightened it a little too much, it lost all its tension but it doesnt leak oil? I cant move the bolt around with my fingers. Should I just shut up, dont touch it and ride then helicoil it next time I have the cover off? :)

I feel so stupid. I usually make fun of kids for doing this! It would be nice if I could get a little sympathy! :D

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I stripped the same line on my 426 (the one one the side case not the head right?) and I just put a helicoil in it before something bad happened. I still have the kit, they give you enough to redo it about 12x cost me $65+drill bit

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0