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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Good advice right there. I will be doing the oil change when my parts get here. Thanks, Carveacre in Alpine, CA
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      I wrote the above reply before I saw the spanner you made. If that’s the ticket, I can do that. Thank you for your consideration...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      I tried tapping hardwood dowels in the holes and prying sideways in a twisting motion with a lever. No joy. I might have to try...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      I used a skinny knife blade as a scraper and scraped the grove of all dirt and crud, then squirted more penetrating oil. It does not...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      I have removed the 6mm Allen head set screws, and I have been gently trying to tease off the cover. Right now, it is getting a soaking...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      okay, I ordered the headlight. Now, does anybody have a technique for removing the round, aluminum 2-screw oil filter cover? I have...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Going to give this a lot of thought before I commit to a plan. BTW, my right side cover came in the mail today. With a little PlastX...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Thanks for the heads up. I will inspect what I have before I buy anything.
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Thanks a million. I get more confident every day. I will be getting the head pipes and I will try to save the mufflers, which are not...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Has anybody had any experience with the 1.5“ head pipes part #07-0757 from yamahaxs650.com for $125? That seems to be a reasonable...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Bought em.
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Good people. I meant to say good people. I am a dunce. Again.
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Thank you very much. It is very confidence building knowing there are odd people who have my back and want me to succeed. Carveacre in...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      I am on it. Thank you for the tip. Saved me a lot of eye strain. Carveacre in Alpine, CA
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Okay, anybody got a black left side cover with the 650 V emblem? I am a buyer.
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Heat Wave.. Linda Ronstadt. “I can’t explain it, don’t understand it” I posted 2 replies saying thanks for the pdf manuals. I will...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Ehat a dunce I am. I wondered where that first reply went. It just disappeared.
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Thank you very, very much. Your generosity has saved me money and a week of waiting for the manual to be delivered. Brake pads, air...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Thank you very, very much. Your generosity has saved me some money and a week waiting for the manual to be delivered. I will use my...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      While I have your attention, help me out with a shop manual. $30 on Amazon for the Haynes 650 Twins Owners Workshop Manual, or is there...
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Okay, I am going to try posting some pictures. Warning: These are not pretty.
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      Carveacre replied to the thread Got it Back.
      Okay, I am hearing you. Several of you want me to post pictures. Too dark now, but I will post pictures tomorrow if I don’t forget. I...
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      Carveacre posted the thread Got it Back in The Garage.
      I bought my 1981 XS 650 Heritage Special in Sioux Falls, SD. Skipping the details, it was sold. I relocated it recently and I have it...
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