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Great mod, thanks for the idea! I opted to drill a small hole in the plastic clip and use a pop rivet (with stem still attached). Works like a charm with seat installed.






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I just use the velcro band trick. I works great.

I do like this idea, do not get me wrong, but being a lavy F*&^ the elcro trick is for me
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Pick up the 2017 clips they fixed it. After all this time
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Still never had this problem, with any generation of the clips.
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Still never had this problem, with any generation of the clips.
Same here, I have never had a problem with the cover coming loose on my 07
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That just means you're not riding it enough!
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can you post the part # of the 2017 clips?
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can you post the part # of the 2017 clips?

# 70417-04e.
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That just means you're not riding it enough!
Every day, as long as there is no ice on the road and at 70K right now. What is your definition of enough?
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