brake drum dowel pins?

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scooter65
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brake drum dowel pins?

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Post by scooter65 » Thu Mar 19, 2009 4:18 am

I snaped the hub bolts on my 65 and the dowel pins are bad Whats the best way to replace them and what are the best lug bolts????



steinauge
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Re: brake drum dowel pins?

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Post by steinauge » Thu Mar 19, 2009 11:49 am

If the dowels are welded on the inside grind the weld off and knock the dowel out from the inside out.I use H.D lug bolts from the swapmeets,I never saw an aftermarket one that was much good(JMO).

VT

Re: brake drum dowel pins?

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Post by VT » Thu Mar 19, 2009 5:23 pm

V-Twin's parkered (black phosphate) lug bolts are excellent replicas of the original.
Kick-Start sells the lugs and dowel pins individually. (616) 245-8991 10-5, EST)

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