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Old 05-12-2013, 05:53 AM   #14727
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Location: Wausau
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Originally Posted by Ladder106 View Post

Those button head allens do NOT look like any hardware I've ever seen used on a Honda.

Maybe the PO installed those after the rivets got sloppy? Just a quess but that hardware says DIY to me.

+2 like this fix:

There are many other DIY fixes for the rivets getting loose. The one above shows stainless bolts........would not be my first choice. One is not worried about rust. . Coming loose or not strong enough big concern as we have seen first hand....
1982 CX500 Turbo ,2006 ST1300, 2012 NC700X
1971 CT90,1981 C70, 1986 TRX 250,
1993 TRX300 4X4, 2001 TRX500 4x4, 1987 XR250L
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