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  1. V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    Like so many others, I over-torqued my rear axle nut on a 2006 DL 650 and it seized. I cut off the old castellated nut with a moto-dremel tool and now have to replace the axle and nut. I found the extensive threads about this very problem a day late and a dollar short. I thought I saw a thread...
  2. General V-Strom Discussion
    :headbang: I really dislike the whole thing: There is the rear brake caliper that needs to be lined up to the brake disc, which slides around (floats) There is a spacer on both sides of the wheel that falls out easily as you are trying to lift the wheel into the position; if it touches the...
  3. General V-Strom Discussion
    Hello, I did a lot of searching (to no avail) prior to sending this thread. I have an 08 DL1000 and am considering having a rear axle machined for modifications. Does anyone here have the dimensions of the rear axle? Thread size, Axle diameter, perhaps the inside diameter of the bearings...
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