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Old 07-17-2013, 09:39 AM   #9490
Rusty Rocket
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Originally Posted by kenny61 View Post
I believe he said he snapped the shifter and bolt head off, leading to this nightmare
KTM holds on the kick starter the same way. I had the bolt break off and went through the same gyrations. I ended up carefully drilling out the bolt and using a tap to get the old threads out and re-cut the inside of the shaft. The whole time I was praying that it worked. Take those bolts out every so often and clean things up and re-loctite'em.
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