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I cannot split the cases. 2006 Honda CR85R Expert, It

Customer Question

I cannot split the cases.
JA: What is the model/year of your motorcycle?
Customer: 2006 Honda CR85R Expert
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: It appears the sleeve/bushing where the swingarm bolt goes will not come out
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I have all the necessary tools and when trying to get the halves split, the case won't come apart near the swingarm bolt bushing.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  RSRBOB replied 11 months ago.

Hi and thank you for your question.

Are you using a case splitter to get the cases apart?

Are they starting to separate at the front but not the back? Just wondering why you suspect it is the busing for the rear engine mount/swing arm pivot.