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    2 YEAR PREMIER MEMBER Wull's Avatar
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    Spindle bobbins

    Does anyone know what make these are and how to remove them?

    They’re on my gen 1


    Also.....will they fit gen 3?

    2011 S1000rr sport

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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    Not sure of make, but to remove I would grip one firmly and turn the other one anti-clockwise

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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    Quote Originally Posted by Flyingscotsman View Post
    Not sure of make, but to remove I would grip one firmly and turn the other one anti-clockwise
    i’ll give that a bash.
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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    Blowtorch, shotgun, massive hammer...

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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    have they not got blank end caps on what clip off to see nuts

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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    Quote Originally Posted by boomaz View Post
    have they not got blank end caps on what clip off to see nuts
    Nah not from what I can see, that’s what I originally thought but they complete, no end caps or anything like that.
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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    Is there not allen key locking screw underneath?

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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    Quote Originally Posted by alex View Post
    Is there not allen key locking screw underneath?
    Not that I can see.
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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    they must be connected to each other else they would just fly out surely if they scraped along

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    Re: Spindle bobbins

    or held in via the pinch bolts,try loosening them see if they just pull out

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