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disc bolts 72 XS2?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by prmurat, Feb 13, 2012.

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  1. prmurat

    prmurat XS650 Enthusiast

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    Hello,
    Do you know if the bolts/nuts holding the front disc to it's carrier are special? Head seems very thin?
    What was this idea of not permanently fixing the disc/carrier on the hub? Any other bike like this?
    Thanks!
     
  2. jayel

    jayel #9 Guru 74 TX650A

    yes probably a special bolt maybe cut down for clearance between wheel and calipher/carrier.... as for the floating mount 72 was early in the use of disc brakes on bikes, Yamaha was big on dampening the rear sprockets ect. probably a Engineering idea that proved not to be needed



    you should have asked this in your original thread as this is a continuation of your same problem
     

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