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How do i change cluch cable on a 2004 road star 1700

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How do i change cluch cable on a 2004 road star 1700

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Hello, you'll need to loosen the clutch adjuster and slide the clutch cable out of the clutch pull arm, you'll then need to remove it from the bracket. I'll post the manual HERE, page 369 of the file shows how the pull arm goes, cable routing is in the first part and adjustment is in chapter 3

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Hello, I was just wanting to follow up and see how things went.

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