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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 04-11-2019, 08:42 AM Thread Starter
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question about accesories

I am looking for a contact we used to put a hinge on the Vtx gas caps called the X hinge if memory serves are those still around I hope so
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Hey Gene ...I was just admiring my original yesterday.....still in as new condition....the original is not made anymore...and at the risk of starting something(dont shoot the messenger)....a copy can be purchased here....good luck

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I have one of Glen's gas cap hinges , had it for six years, and love it!
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It works great. I did bolt the hinge to the tank cover which gave me a little room to adjust...And used the double sided tape to attach the cap.

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I have one had it for years love it nice works great
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Thanks that will work wish it was the original style But alas

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I used the 2 set screws, but had to modify my C cluster housing to get the cap to flip towards me while I fill. Yes, it can be done.
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I too would LOVE a X Hinge! Seams like everything KEWL is long gone

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Hey Gene ...I was just admiring my original yesterday.....still in as new condition....the original is not made anymore...and at the risk of starting something(dont shoot the messenger)....a copy can be purchased here....good luck

https://www.glensvtxgarage.com/
Hey Ole Friend, wanna sell yours??

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Hey Ole Friend, wanna sell yours??
I’m thinking u already know the answer....glad to see u back home
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