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16th November 2010, 14:52
So I decide to ditch the foot clutch for now and Im wondering if anyone has the picture of the stock clutch cable ferrule for a 73 ironhead. I just got the lever and im not sure if mines is the correct one, the PO hacked up my bike pretty good. Thanks for the help
16th November 2010, 15:32
There might be something helpful in this Sticky ...
A repair to rescue a broken clutch cable.
16th November 2010, 16:29
I've bought two new clutch cables for my '72. (To fit two different handlebars) and the new cables came with the ferrals already on them. I'll see if I can get a pic, after dinner.
16th November 2010, 17:07
Here's a couple shots to show both ends. The ferrel on the lever end is one that uses a repair kit. I doesn't use the nylon bushings and slip in pivot. Instead it has a pivot that has a screw on one end to tighten up on the cable. The cable is flared out and soldered with a big soldering iron.
The stock ferral looks pretty much like the other end and slips into a split notch.
Hope this helps.
17th November 2010, 14:36
At the lever, mines is not even close thanks for the pics oldnavy, I will try to make mines work, if I cant i will use the Stickies to repair thanks for the link Thanks Mick.
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