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this is for a 1974, real good used or new
I have a brand new set I would sell for what I bought them for, $130.00. I was dreaming I would use them but probably won't.
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these are andrews pb+ exhaust #4 and #1 for a 1974, right? If so I'm interested
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these are andrews pb+ exhaust #4 and #1 for a 1974, right? If so I'm interested
I bought them for my 61 but they will fit any Ironhead.
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I bought them for my 61 but they will fit any Ironhead.
This needs to be double checked. The #4 cam in a '74 is longer due to the tach drive gear. The tach gear is pressed on. Possibly it can be taken off a later # 4 pressed on the earlier cam? I don't know the answer.
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andrews sez no go 61 and 74 are not the same
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Only way you could run the cams from the 900's is to use a pre 70 cam cover.
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I did this recently on my 79. Found new aftermarket on Ebay. $39 for both rotors and pads. Look fine to me.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Set-10-Brak...72.m2749.l2649

I had a LOT of trouble getting the old colts out. You may have the same experience. Lots of heat and a short impact allen key.

Buy new bolts in advance. You will need them.
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