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Old 01-29-2013, 11:09 AM   #13
Big Bamboo
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Originally Posted by woodly1069 View Post
OK ready to go, clean and assembled. Should l attempt to "hold" the u-joint and torque the nut in place or bolt it to the transmission first? I think bolting it up makes more sense but I don't want to damage the tranny. Of couse I would hold the drive shaft while torquing...
Cycle Works recommends holding the yoke that is part of the driveshaft in a vice "so that the jaws close on the flat area around the holes that the cross is in".
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