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Old 05-01-2015, 01:03 AM   #1
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Question How to remove yoke scratches?

Hi all,

I have been searching on a way to remove the scratches caused by hanging keys on the top yoke of 2012 GSA but the only pages I find is how to cover those scratches.
Do you suggest any sand paper or solvent or anything else?

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Old 05-01-2015, 05:18 AM   #2
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Sand and repaint. Then use Only the bike key with nothing dangling from it.
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Old 05-01-2015, 06:19 AM   #3
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I use this to prevent scratches:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Leather-Car-...1a1e61&vxp=mtr

Harder to fix them, so I got this when my bike was new.

Not sure if there is a cover like the old bikes you to have available. But they used to have decals that protected the yoke.
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Old 05-01-2015, 11:07 AM   #4
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IMO, part of the reason you're not finding a whole lot is because it's a PIA to take apart that area to fix those scratches vs. covering it with a sticker.

Anything you do (sanding, painting, etc...), you'd have to do to the whole part or else it'd probably look worse than the original scratches.
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