The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum Figure Machine  

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE ZONE > Sportster Motorcycle Era Specific and Model Specific > Ironhead Sportster Motorcycle Talk (1957-1985)
XLF Gallery XLF Classifieds XLF Blogs XLF Shout XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Notices

Ironhead Sportster Motorcycle Talk (1957-1985) For all those that wanna talk about Ironhead Sportster Motorcycles

Members Birthdays
jojo, 5lv (66), BobbyB (60), BigBrotherWatching (52), black1200r (45), Jnomad72 (42), michigan113 (39), xl1200c (33)
Figure Machine
Licks Cycles
Fix My Hog
Dead Creek Cycles

Lickscycles
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 18th June 2012
Largemouth Bassturd's Avatar
Largemouth Bassturd Largemouth Bassturd is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 45
Sportster/Buell Model: xls
Sportster/Buell Year: 1980
Reputation: 421
Largemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished road
Default Need bolt size 1980 starter housing

Looking for the two bolts to mount the starter housing on a 1980. cant seem to find them. does anyone know what thread and size these are?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 18th June 2012
runingmouse's Avatar
runingmouse runingmouse is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: North East US
Posts: 1,403
Sportster/Buell Model: xlx
Sportster/Buell Year: 1985
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLCH
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1979
Other Motorcycle Model: Sprint ss
Other Motorcycle Year: 1967
Reputation: 1345
runingmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura about
Default

The parts manual has these bolts listed. I'm using 99451-85A parts catalog.

1. the bolt at the rear part # 2871W = 5/16-18x1-1/4
2. the front part # 4017 .................= 5/16-18x1

ps. The Factory service manual and the above listed parts catalog are life savers when neaded.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 18th June 2012
Largemouth Bassturd's Avatar
Largemouth Bassturd Largemouth Bassturd is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 45
Sportster/Buell Model: xls
Sportster/Buell Year: 1980
Reputation: 421
Largemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished road
Default

Awesome. thank you. I need to pick up that manual too.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 18th June 2012
runingmouse's Avatar
runingmouse runingmouse is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: North East US
Posts: 1,403
Sportster/Buell Model: xlx
Sportster/Buell Year: 1985
Sportster/Buell Model #2: XLCH
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1979
Other Motorcycle Model: Sprint ss
Other Motorcycle Year: 1967
Reputation: 1345
runingmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura aboutruningmouse has a spectacular aura about
Default

each bolt is listed as having a flat washer 1/16" thick also.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 18th June 2012
Largemouth Bassturd's Avatar
Largemouth Bassturd Largemouth Bassturd is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 45
Sportster/Buell Model: xls
Sportster/Buell Year: 1980
Reputation: 421
Largemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished roadLargemouth Bassturd is on a distinguished road
Default

Thanks a ton guys. Have the service manual but really need to pick up that parts manual. would have saved me a lot of time and frustration
Reply With Quote
Know Thy Hog

Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Custom Search

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:32.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
XL Forum - Linson Media LLC