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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-20-2018, 08:19 PM Thread Starter
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Kawasaki kickstand spring installation

Can anyone here verify if this is the original kickstand? This is a 98 Kawasaki Vulcan vn800a I ordered a spring (never got to see the original that came off) part number is 921441098 this spring seems far too long but I'm also unsure of how its mounted I never got to see it originally. I'm not a mechanic by any means any insight is appreciated.
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-21-2018, 10:45 AM
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I can see the thumbnail pics, but clicking them doesn't work.
Try comparing your side stand to kickstands on eebbaayy.







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I can see the thumbnail pics, but clicking them doesn't work.
I've reported this to Admin already, you're not the only one. I get the following:



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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-23-2018, 05:16 PM
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put copper pennies between each ring, then when the spring has expanded enough hook it on, move the kickstand down and all the pennies will fall out
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-26-2018, 08:29 PM
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check the stand pivot for excessive looseness.
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