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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-01-2008, 08:49 PM Thread Starter
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gas tank lock removal

Just purchased 2003 750 Vulcan and the gaskets on the gas cap were pretty much gone. Purchased new one but can not get the original lock out of old cap....what am I doing wrong????
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-08-2008, 07:42 PM
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Did you disassemble the old one?


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Did you mean that you bought a new cap or new gasket. I didn't do it myself but read in a earlier thread one guy said that there are 5 screws to be removed to get to the inners of the cap.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-08-2008, 10:45 PM
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Mine only has 3 so it depends on the year of the gas cap I believe. You have to open the cap and disassemble it from there. You may have to remove the cap assembly from the tank in order to get to everything and ensure you don't drop parts into the tank.

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