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Offline edward

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tool compartment too close to the oil tank
« on: May 19, 2020, 11:41:13 PM »
   Is there an adjustment for the tool compartment? Mine is too close to the oil tank. When I kick start it the cover falls down and when I close the cover it scratches up the oil tank.

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Re: tool compartment too close to the oil tank
« Reply #1 on: May 20, 2020, 02:07:12 PM »
You have a tool box for a early bike, the one with oil tank under fuel tank,   The box you have requires  a side cover not oil tank,  You need a let model tool box, which is chrome with a twist off cover.
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Re: tool compartment too close to the oil tank
« Reply #2 on: May 20, 2020, 03:11:43 PM »
Thank you.

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Re: tool compartment too close to the oil tank
« Reply #3 on: May 27, 2020, 10:37:29 PM »
Well now that I know that this is not the correct part the next questions is: Does Richard have one in stock and how much is it?

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Re: tool compartment too close to the oil tank
« Reply #4 on: Yesterday at 10:45:15 AM »
It's worth checking with Richard, but at least the lids have been long gone unless he found some recently.  The lids are loose from the body, just snap/twist into place, and fall off easily.  I put a short wire cable tether on the one on my 200. Keep your eye on e-bay listings, they do show up occasionally.
Karl Swartout
Mooresville, IN
BS175 Roadracer. BS200RS, BS175HS
BS350 GTR

 


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