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Old 01-06-2013, 04:03 PM   #15269
WARRIORPRINCEJJ
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Originally Posted by Anticyclone View Post
Assembly lube. It seeps out the first few times the final drive gets hot. Clean it up with something (simple green, etc) and it shouldn't re-appear. Mine had the same thing.

Whew! Thanks AC! I was startin' to have Euro-bike flashbacks.

My bike has about 2500 miles on it, and has been washed about three times. So, I figured there was no way it was something that should be gone already (assembly stuff/preservative).

In fact, I was already diggin' thru the brand-new service manual, that my Brother gave me for Christmas. And, I have the mechanical aptitude of a potato. So, that's when shit starts gettin' real interesting, in my garage.


Thanks again...


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