Question about 2004 kawasaki VN 1600 Mean Streak
How do you remove the seat on a kawasaki vulcan 1600?
First, remove the pillon seat behind the driver seat. Use a metric socket wrench to remove the mounting bolt at the back center of the pillon. Note the 'retaining strap' over the pillon. You can remove one of the side screws that hold this strap and swing it aside, but this is not absolutely necessary. Once the pillon mounting bolt is out, lift the pillon slightly and pull it to the rear. Be careful not to let metal parts scratch your rear fender. Now look at the hex socket bolts holding the driver seat to the rear fender. These are removed with a metric hex wrench (Allen wrench). Don't mess with these unless you can fit the bolt socket exactly. There should be a hex wrench in your Vulcan toolkit. When these have been removed, the driver seat can be lifted up and back to remove. It's a real mess under there, isn't it? To re-install, reverse the order of the above -- driver's seat goes in first, bolts secured and then the pillon. Don't force anything. If either seat is hanging up above its mounting position, you don't have the seat 'tongue' in its socket.
Posted on Nov 10, 2008
keep pressing the starter and find out were the click is comeing from,, then change the starter solenoid, it sounds like this is at fault
Posted on Mar 02, 2010
Testimonial: "Thanks will go back out and try that...then I just have find the starter solenoid...I'm no mechanic but trying to learn to do some of this myself..."
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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