inner fairing windshield nuts

Discussion in 'General Harley Davidson Topic' started by whitedog43, Aug 28, 2013.

  1. whitedog43

    whitedog43 Member

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    While riding yesterday I noticed the windshield had more viberation than normal when I looked at it the inner fairing nut had pulled out. Any suggestion on how to secure this nut back in place to stay
     
  2. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    If the barrel type nut is still OK, Epoxy it back in
     
  3. whitedog43

    whitedog43 Member

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    thanks that's what I figured just making sure like your post nuff said fix it and ride
     
  4. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    :D Common problem on the glides:D
     
  5. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    Happened to me as well, Harley has a over sized barrel just for that reason.
     
  6. Breeze3at

    Breeze3at Well-Known Member

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    I super glued mine in a few years ago. I have R&R windshield about a dozen times with no problem. Don't overtighten, 19 inch lbs. is good. Harley makes threaded insert repair kits if you want.
    Threaded fairing insert Part#16585-96