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Old 08-21-2007, 09:35 PM   #26
Sadlsor OP
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Joined: Oct 2003
Location: Magic City in the Heart of Dixie
Oddometer: 690
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Originally Posted by ridewestKTM
I worked with two washer configurations and eventually configured one washer to work either of two ways. Washer needs a 16mm bore 5/8" will work but is really snug. Outside isn't important but I was using 7/8". Important though is the thickness .090 +/- .005 inches.
You're right on. I measured the new washer with a dial caliper, and averaged .085 at the outside edge over 4 or 5 readings, using the depth gauge part of the tool.

Incidentally, some here have expressed that their local dealer tells 'em the parts are back-ordered at KTM. Local Birmingham dealer told me they could get it in 2 weeks. Donnie Graham (Graham KTM, Senatobia MS) was placing an unrelated order with KTM, and added this kit to his order and it came overnight.

Donnie is a good one. But he's ruining my unflattering opinion of motorcycle dealerships...
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