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Old 10-24-2011, 04:51 AM   #61
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Originally Posted by ride4321 View Post

Now, after the bike cools down over night I can check the valves easily. I used anti seize on the new fitting BTW. It had better work!
And a teachable moment here.

Do I take correctly from your comment that you removed the cover before the bike cooled down?

If so, let it cool completely down next time and it will help ease the removal of the cap.

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