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  1. hogfiddles liked jayrodoh's post in the thread 1982 XJ650RJ Seat Cover Replacement.

    Great! Now just send it to me and I'll test it out :)

    Apr 2, 2020 at 12:52 PM
  2. tabaka45 replied to the thread Gear shifter bolt stripped - any ideas?.

    If it spins freely, I'm surprised that you can't pull/pry it out with vice grips and a screwdriver. But if not, rather than trying to...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 12:30 PM
  3. hogfiddles attached a file to the thread 1982 XJ650RJ Seat Cover Replacement.

    put the inner play through the loop fold flat and crimp it tight [ATTACH] insert the rivet through one washer, insert it through the...

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  4. hogfiddles attached a file to the thread 1982 XJ650RJ Seat Cover Replacement.

    Ok, Now for the strap.... this is the complete strap kit from XJ4EVER. I did take a couple shortcuts.... but the instructions that come...

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  5. radare replied to the thread My Seca II Scrambler Project.

    Awesome! Thank you. I swear I spent an hour looking before I became frustrated. Back out to the workshop to adjust.

    Apr 2, 2020 at 9:15 AM
  6. CapnRedbeard replied to the thread 1983 Xj650 stuck in gear.

    In the How to instructions Forum their is a full blown photo library on dismantling an XJ 750 . pretty sure the 650 is similar. ive...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 7:49 AM
  7. CapnRedbeard replied to the thread Gear shifter bolt stripped - any ideas?.

    Could also try jamming a flat bladed screwdriver under the bolt as your turning it. Should start to lift or catch threads. swap for...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 7:34 AM
  8. a100man replied to the thread Patches on cylinder walls.

    I had similar on my Radian motor.. it's water ingress damage - condensation or even rain if the motor was stood without carbs on it. I...

    Apr 2, 2020 at 5:47 AM
  9. xHondaHack replied to the thread My Seca II Scrambler Project.

    Just have to know where to look............;) https://www.teknikmotorsport.com/complist/yamaha/xj600-seca/1992/ Click on the info tab in...

    Apr 1, 2020 at 10:14 PM
  10. hogfiddles attached a file to the thread 1982 XJ650RJ Seat Cover Replacement.

    The only tools used, so far— -Stapler -5/16” staples -Hammer to seat any staples that didn’t go in enough -Screwdriver to pull any...

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  11. hogfiddles attached a file to the thread 1982 XJ650RJ Seat Cover Replacement.

    Now staple left and right side, measure carefully so that it is even on both sides. [ATTACH] Staple from “9 o’clock to 12 o’clock”. The...

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  12. hogfiddles posted a new thread.

    1982 XJ650RJ Seat Cover Replacement

    Here’s a tutorial on how to replace the seat cover on a 1982 XJ650RJ. The steps are the same regardless of seat. The descriptions for...

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    Forum: XJ DIY How-To Instructions

    Apr 1, 2020 at 8:54 PM
  13. SQLGuy replied to the thread What did you do to your Yamaha today?.

    Today, I ran out of gas... welding gas. I am installing a catalytic converter... I cut down a small car cat to fit, and was welding it...

    Apr 1, 2020 at 7:47 PM
  14. tabaka45 replied to the thread Xj700n jets and pods.

    Good luck getting it to run well.

    Apr 1, 2020 at 6:35 PM
  15. chacal liked radare's post in the thread My Seca II Scrambler Project.

    It's been way, way, way too long since I updated you guys on the scrambler XJ. I've been getting it ready for an 8 day ride out through...

    Apr 1, 2020 at 6:10 PM