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Change out all primary drive seals and gaskets on '06 Road King

Looking for tips when changing out all primary seals and gaskets on '06 Road King Custom. Had an '90 Softail Custom with jack shaft leak. Removed the primary case and change all seals/gaskets without the expensive HD tools that are recomended. Used impact to tighten engine sproket and jamed a soft, plastic handle screw driver in the drive to keep it from turning under torque. The soft plastic screw driver did not score or damage anything. I plan on doing the same with the '06. The primary is very similar to the '90 so I'm figuring it should work. Any helpful tips or suggestions I need to watch for with the '06 is appreciated. Thanx.

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  • Hawgtied2U Dec 16, 2008

    Thanx for the tip. Appreciated.

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Sounds good if using a impact u dont need to put any thing in the primary chain the motors compresion will be enough presure, make shure to put the seals in the right way, depending on manufacture some seem to be backward.

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