Originally Posted by dad2bike
ADV search is being a PITA for me today.
Part of the mods I plan for the bike include the tank bolts. I've got the upper ones on order from twins.
I'm looking at the options for the lower bolt/bolts/bushings. The 690 wiki only had the info on the bushing replace.
Twins has a replacement one piece bolt and long bushing. I recall seeing someplace here a simple mod using a 5/16" long bolt and something for the center bushing. Anybody know the size of that? I hate to shell out $60 (KTMTwins) for $2 in parts.
I replaced the lower tank bolts with a better grade bolt on my 2008 model and had no more problems...you don't necessarily have to use a thru bolt & nuts...