In Association with VBA Web : History | Leadership | Memorial | Events | Merchandise
Go Back   Vulcan Bagger Forums > Technical :: Maintenance :: Performance > 1700 Nomad, Vaquero & Voyager
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 06-19-2017, 01:02 PM   #1
mrt   mrt is offline
Jr. Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2016
Location: Cannon Falls, Minnesota
Posts: 17
Steering stem bearing socket

Where can I get a socket for the steering stem bearing at? I want to check torgue now and this winter I plan to change to the tapered bearing, so will use it a couple times.
__________________
2012 Voyager (graystone/black)
Ivan's ECU flash
K & N air filter
Racnray's throttle mod
Kuryakyn trunk rack
Kuryakyn longhorn offset hiway pegs
Grasshopper riders back rest


Login or Register to Remove Ads
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2017, 01:55 PM   #2
gv550   gv550 is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Listowel, Ontario
Posts: 490
www.gbmotorcycleproducts.com
I have his socket for my vn1700 and one for my Yamaha, they are great quality. Takes about 2 weeks to ship from England.
__________________


Garry

2009 1700 Voyager KACT, 585,000+ kms

Improve handling, suspension and tire life
with Garry's Fork Brace.
PM for details.
  Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2017, 03:51 PM   #3
Sabre-t   Sabre-t is offline
 
Sabre-t's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Marietta, GA
Posts: 326
I bought two 36 mm sockets from O'Reily's. One regular to take the top nut off and one an axle socket. I used my drimel to cut down the axle socket to fit the bearing nut. Since it was deeper than a normal socket, I didn't even need to remove any material from the inside. $20 at O'Reily's. A cheaper, regular socket would do, but you would have to remove material from the inside for it to fit over the stem.

20170619_153242.jpg

20170619_153250.jpg


  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

In Association with VBA Web Join VBA Now!

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:40 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.