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post #1 of 7 Old 05-02-2012, 01:08 PM Thread Starter
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Thread Size?

I hope this is an OK part of the forum to ask this, but on the left side of the 2012 Wee motor is a rubber plug that covers a threaded hole. Good place to mount a Stebel bracket. Anyone know what the thread size is? Guess I need to invest in a shop manual, maybe it would be in there.

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post #2 of 7 Old 05-02-2012, 01:37 PM
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M10x1.25..

Pat- 2007 DL650A was ridden to all 48 contiguous states. I didn't quite make it to 17,000 miles on the 2012 DL650A.
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Sure? I thought it was the extra-fine 1.0 pitch.

Nova, when you start your bolt in that hole, run it in gently. If it is the wrong pitch, don't force it. If it is the correct thread pitch, it'll go in easy.

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I recently bought a bolt figuring to mount a Rostra with it but I found a better place. I just checked to make sure, It is indeed an M10x1.25.

Pat- 2007 DL650A was ridden to all 48 contiguous states. I didn't quite make it to 17,000 miles on the 2012 DL650A.
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Pat, how about moving this thread into the 2012 + section of the forum? It would be good to keep this kind of information together with the other 2012 stuff.

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FYI, the plug & hole is on my K7 too...
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Pat, how about moving this thread into the 2012 + section of the forum? It would be good to keep this kind of information together with the other 2012 stuff.

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It's the same for all years and models.

Pat- 2007 DL650A was ridden to all 48 contiguous states. I didn't quite make it to 17,000 miles on the 2012 DL650A.
Nicknames I use to lessen typing, Vee = 2002-2012 DL1000s. Vee2=2014-2016 DL1000s. Wee = 2004-2011 DL650s. Glee = 2012-2016 DL650s
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