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Question Spline lube ???

I have an 1985 Vulcan 700. Should I be worried about spline lube. I think this was a problem in later years but I'm just making sure.
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Most people will recommend this as one of the top things to do with a new-to-you bike. That way at least you have a starting point and know they are lubed.
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Most people will recommend this as one of the top things to do with a new-to-you bike. That way at least you have a starting point and know they are lubed.
Yuppers X2^^^^^^ Lube them ASAP.
Follow fergy's spline lube instructions and you can't go wrong.

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if it has a shaft, lube it!!! I'm starting to sound like my wife, LOL!!!

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