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Old 08-31-2012, 09:16 PM   #179
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Originally Posted by Wlfman View Post

Got the rack today. Looks great. Went to install it and your instructions say to "leave the OEM black spacers in place"

I don't have the OEM tool kit (just bought the bike and the PO didn't have it). There was allen bolts with nuts going thru the fender and frame but no spacers. I looked on a parts fiche and didn't see any spacers there either. Got a pic of one? How important are they?
Hey Wolfman, I'll get a pic tomorrow and some measurements for you. They basically just hold the rack above the fender a little bit. I'm wondering if a couple of short pieces of small diameter copper tubing would work?
Tom - '07 DR-Z400S, '05 DL650
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