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had to drill mine a couple of months ago,took off the angle,drilled the stud that was left then used a bitchen easy out.worked great but 10,hahaha
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Just purchased my 5th XLCR. Sold the other 4. Not this one. Looking to build up a stock of parts just in case something is needed. I check Ebay daily. Recent HD Motor Co. Inc. retiree ( 30 + years ). Let me know if you have any XLCR or XR1000 parts for sale.

Also looking for a stock, clean XR1000.

Looking at turning back the clock as I had both back in the early '80's working at HD in Milwaukee.

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I got a '81 air cleaner assembly.chrome ok the large 1000 sticker is nice.got no clue what its worth and its something i'd never run.i guess pm me with offers
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Search eBay for the part numbers for the various parts, see what is being asked
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saw a '81 chrome air cleaner assembly on ebay for 310.00.just like mine with all the factory stickers on it.not for my brothers on here.send me a pm if your interested with a price,not around 300 bucks.this is nice if your doin a resto
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nuthin huh?i sure as hell don't want 300.00 for it.somebuddy loca; can ride up the canyon or over walker pass to the kern river valley and get it for 125.00.all of it will fit in a back pack
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Default 71 ironhead rear drum brake

Currently I have a 71 ironhead that has a rear disc brake assembly with front drum assembly on it. It looks weird to me. I would like to find drum assembly and bring it back to resembling stock.

Anyone have one or know of where I should search?

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i can supply you with the drum and brake assembly, however for a bolt on scenerio you will need some other parts. rear wheel with drum hub, brake rod, working crossover shaft (cannot see if yours was modified for the disc), correct swingarm with axle and adj's, brake switch.
It may be simpler to trade someone who would like to convert to square arm with disc.
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Take into consideration also that your rear sprocket on the drum will most likely be 51 teeth and that could change your final drive ratio and overall performance profile...
He wrote while drooling over your current setup.😜
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