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Old 06-18-2013, 12:37 AM   #17408
Tigers R great.
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Location: St.Leonards on Sea, England.
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Originally Posted by Seventy One View Post
Is this going to be an issue? What would have caused this?

What causes this is soft alloy and dirt. IMO Triumph should have taken the time to have them heat treated to harden them.
Only way to stop this, as far as I can see, is get some made of a harder material. Or, as I might do, is buy a new set and get them Chrome plated..........for those that are unaware, Chrome is very hard.
2002 black Tiger955i, 72000 miles and counting.
2011 black Tiger800XC, The other British Land Rover. 40000 miles and counting.
2013 black Tiger800XC, The other British Land Rover. 500 miles and counting.
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