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Old 09-27-17, 09:46 PM
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While replacing my rear strut I dropped one of the 3 nuts that tightens the top hat into the body at the strut mount behind the gas tank. Anyone knows what size is these nuts? So far I tried M8 1.25, M10 1.25 one too small the other too big.
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Old 09-27-17, 10:15 PM
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That's weird. Front should be M10x1.25 and rear should be M8x1.25.
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Hm, maybe the nut I bought has nylon lock. I'll try a regular vanilla washer nut M8 1.25.
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Hm, maybe the nut I bought has nylon lock. I'll try a regular vanilla washer nut M8 1.25.
A nylon lock nut should have some resistance, but a serrated flanged nut should work fine.
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