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Old 11-08-2012, 05:40 PM   #77
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Location: Muskoka Ontario Canada
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the wheel spacers on my 09 530 had the chrome plating all peel up which toasted the wheel seals
once the plating peeled they corroded fast - only 50 hrs on bike - they looked like 10 years old
I went with some spacers from all balls -they have a hardened steel sleeve where the seal runs
the aluminum spacers were soft on my xr650r also - wore deep groves where seal ran
we ride a lot of mud here - so that may make a difference
'11 Dakar 990
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