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have used both types and prefer the blue ones simply because i cant accidently break them but neither one leaks .
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hello iam doing my first valve set on my 1891 roadster i ordered new james oring kit for them i noticed that some of the orings are fatter anyone know where there located i havent taken mine apart yet and just wondered id i goit the correct kit thanks in advance joe ohh btw the bike is 1981 i just cloned to look like 1974 since that was one of my favorite tank logos
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I take it you mean a 1981 and not 1891!!!

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Is it literally an "o-ring" kit? Or is it actually a "Top end" kit? or some other engine kit?
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thank you to bad i cant type lol yes 1981 cloned to look like 1974
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hello mick yes its pushrod seal kit acording to the jp cycle its a james pushrod oring set heres the picture if that sheds any light thanks in advance joe
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hope that helps shed some light iam sure once ita apart probly be straight forward i just thought i would ask ahead thanks for the replys guys
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I have not used that kit myself. I should let others provide answers.
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