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Well, I recently got a 1974 XLH. How is the rear of the seat attached to the fender and why does the front of the seat have no bolt where it attaches to the frame??
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The front of the seat should have a tang that goes under a bolt through the seat mount on the frame. The rear of the seat is usually just bolted to the rear fender, and it is a pain to get under the fender to hold it.
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Thank you VERY much!!!
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Mine has a spring clip which attaches to a bolt on the frame at the front and a nut and bolt through the fender at the back. Unclip the front by lifting and then turn the seat 45 degrees left or right.
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Removing shocks and lowering wheel allows relatively quick access to under fender repairs and hardware.
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There is a nut kit that has a retainer to hold the nut in the fender.

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Thanks again Guys!! Much appreciated
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I had a nutt kitt one time,, and I miss her,,,,
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This just verifies what I thought from the beginning, That everyone on this forum has a few loose nuts. (Johnny G)
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