costs of time/labor

Jo Rhett jorhett at
Wed Sep 3 15:59:43 PDT 2008

> Jo Rhett wrote:
>> Because of where the knuckle's top bolt is mounted, I determined it  
>> was easier to remove the sidestand and let the knuckle rotate  
>> forward more, than to remove the knuckle and try to replace it.

On Sep 3, 2008, at 3:52 PM, Jim Stewart wrote:
> Ah, I see. Try it the other way next time - it's not hard at all to  
> replace the knuckle. There are two shims that fit on either side in  
> the forward slot, but a little swearing will get them to slip in  
> just fine.

It was the bolt on the forward part of the knuckle.  It's snug up  
against the stock exhaust pipe, and last time I did this trick it took  
me nearly an hour to get that mounted again.  This time I looked for  
alternatives ;-)

...I'm guessing you don't have the stock header.

Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
#553 WERA / AFM

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