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Having trouble removing oil dip stick, just got the bike it has 271 miles on 2005

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When you say you are having problems, what exactly do you mean? Wiggle and pull on the cap until it comes off. Don't worry about breaking it as the bike is under warranty and you can always take it back to the dealer.

Posted on Jul 29, 2009

  • Mike McDowell Jul 30, 2009

    oops I just read that the bike is a 2005 so it's out of warranty.

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