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I think he has the bolts.looking for a helicoil size? that's the crankcase section of the manual.look in the primary area.
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I think he has the bolts.looking for a helicoil size? that's the crankcase section of the manual.look in the primary area.
I thought I saw it in the section under “chains” which has both primary and rear chains and associated parts(?).
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yes.it'll be the one that shows the skid shoe adjuster in the diagram.
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Did the helicoil yesterday. No too bad at all. Put a cork with a hole in it the timing plug and blew air through.

The tang at the end is the only concern I have. I put a hook in and gave it a pull. Wasn't there anymore but couldn't find it in the floor.

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