Originally Posted by bartender
So I've been going over my new 89 TransAlp and stumbled upon an oil line bolt that looks like it's one turn away from snapping off inside the head. This is precisely why everyone should always use a torque wrench when working on engines!
Anyway, it's a 7x26.5 banjo-type bolt for the oil line to the front cylinder head, part # . It's discontinued. A few places have it "in stock" but really they don't, and will refund you when you order it.
Anyone have any ideas as to where to find a new one?
That's a good # with Honda Canada.
1999 XRV 750 Africa Twin
1996 XL 600v Transalp
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