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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-15-2011, 09:45 AM Thread Starter
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Thumbs up ACCT set screw to lock it in place



This is working fine after 200+ miles. The weather has turned crappy again so bike is stuck in garage - don't feel like getting wet.

The screw is a 10-24 thread that stops the ACCT adjuster from moving due to a weak spring.

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Interesting solution. Do you get oil leaking from the rear one? Being at a downward angle & all.
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No need to do rear yet

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Interesting solution. Do you get oil leaking from the rear one? Being at a downward angle & all.
The rear is quiet and working as it should so it's stock. I did use some thread locker acting as a sealer. Wish I would have done this years ago - I've owned the bike 10 years.

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Is that a nylon tipped screw? Or just a standard steel tip?
A standard steel screw might dig into the internal piece and not allow for fine adjustments.

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The pic shows a stainless screw as a test. I have a true steel set screw in now.

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