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Wanted: Trashed Gas Cap

Anyone have a gas cap they are looking to get rid of? My cap was getting hard to open and thought it needed lubricating, which I did. But when I went to put it back together, I found it was missing four of the five small springs that push the gasket against the tank. The uneven pressure on the gasket was making it hard to open.

Went to NAPA and found some springs that were the right diameter but too long. Cut them to size and put it back together, but would prefer having the correct springs.

I'm keepin' all the left over parts. I'm gonna use 'em to build another bike!
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