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i ordered these from R&G and installed them the other day. they look really good, and they were pretty easy to install. one note though: there a NUT on the bolts that are supposed to come out for the sliders. my friends 750 was just threaded, so when i took the bolt out i heard the nut fall and it was a PITA to find inside the fairing... :(






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I wish i had found this site before i week down about 2 weeks ago:(!!! Hey thanks i just order a set of frame sliders, so watch me not have another fall for a while now:(!! Thanks and ciao.

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Ok, Whats the trick on getting the Right side one on with the castled nut.. Had mine for 2 weeks and cant get the engine mount hex bolt out?! Dont wanna force anything or ride around with only one side on.. kinda defeats the purpose.. ANy help would be appreciated.. Rob, You got mail! Thanks!
 

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Rob, please post your email so we can all see what you did. I'm ordering the sliders right now and any insight into getting them installed correctly would be appreciated.
 

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the email just had to do with the nuts that have to come out. TOOLS wasnt sure if the castle nut had to be touched, because he was having trouble getting the bolt out with an alan key. i suggested he use a ratchet with a hex socket, which would give him more levergae. if you need any more details, just shoot me an email -- good luck

 

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A set of sliders was ordered from http://www.rg-racing.com. They took a week to get delivered by first class mail. Pretty good delivery time considering they came from England.

The question is how tight should the bolts be torqued? The directions state to tighten them until they quit turning. That's pretty vagued. Does any one out there know the proper torque for the original engine mounting bolts?

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..."crashtested." Not exactly. Dropped the bike on the left side while doing a very tight and slow 270-degree u-turn. [B)] I scratched the stator cover but that's it. No scratches on anything else, not even the blinkers or the pegs. I'm glad I had these sliders!
 
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