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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #15 on: Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 06:14 am »
My lower shell knockout tool.

Offline Hooli

Re: Head bearings
« Reply #16 on: Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 06:24 am »
Mine is similar but fatter (oh err matron!)


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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #17 on: Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 06:47 am »
I just used a prybar

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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #18 on: Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 06:48 am »
Pyramid bushes and seals in today without any fettling.

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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #19 on: Sunday, 31 May 2020, 12:50 am »
So finally got to around to this yesterday, however looking at the state of the bottom set I'm not sure it was worth the effort. What do you think?

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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #20 on: Sunday, 31 May 2020, 02:48 am »
SteveD

They need changing asap
It wasn't a strong point with Suzuki greasing of bearings when they were fitted new .
only a slightly modified gsx1400
oh and a standard one too

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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #21 on: Sunday, 31 May 2020, 05:56 am »
SteveD, the technical Suzuki terminology for that ballrace is,   Rooted, Shagged or Munted.   as Seth said, best change it before re-assembly.
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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #22 on: Sunday, 31 May 2020, 06:08 am »
BTW the above question was tongue in cheek before I get slated. 😁

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Re: Head bearings
« Reply #23 on: Sunday, 31 May 2020, 05:02 pm »
BTW the above question was tongue in cheek before I get slated. 😁

Too late......!!   :stir:
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