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Old 05-19-2020, 08:27 PM   #21
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i like to replace the steel plates with every clutch job the ones with no buffers alto friction plates aluminum pressure plate and ram jet retainer also real harley 3 stud hub =smooth clutch
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Old 05-20-2020, 03:20 AM   #22
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Im sure you already know this and some may argue but ditching that stock clutch was the best mod I've done. I'll never go back to the stocker.
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Old 05-20-2020, 03:57 AM   #23
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To build on that, I've also just removed a little material to pop on the third clippy.
This is exactly what I do, a dremmel and some patience and works a treat.
not sure why they don't do a version for 5 fingers...
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This is exactly what I do, a dremmel and some patience and works a treat.
not sure why they don't do a version for 5 fingers...
Because it is already top shelve technology
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Old 05-20-2020, 05:33 AM   #25
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Ha! got that right
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Old 05-20-2020, 07:34 AM   #26
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Two does the job, and in the modern world, broader coverage with fewer SKUs usually yields surprising savings at scale.
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Old 05-20-2020, 08:21 AM   #27
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I only put two clips in, still hard to get neutral but it does not pull hard with the clutch pulled in. I do have a little more free play to adjust out so not too worried about that.I have bigger fish to fry now with the bad cam and tappets. Just life with a troublehead I guess.
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