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post #7 of (permalink) Old 08-28-2013, 11:04 AM
VN750Rider/Jerry
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I found that brand new ones do not fit. You can push them in, but they pop right back out. So I carefully sanded them down so they don't pop out, and used some Permatex #2 on them. I doubt it will be possible to get them off without breaking them, but I don't see any reason to ever remove them. I tried the silicone, but is is slippery before it dries, and made the covers pop right off, even after I sanded them down to where they didn't pop off dry.

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1997 Vulcan 750, purchased about a week ago
2006 Sportster 1200 Low
2013 Royal Enfield Bullet 500, converted to carb
2001 Yamaha XT225, heavily modified
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