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Re: Valve Stems
Written by lcshepp on 7/21/2001 at 07:48 pm

Hi Clay,

You wrote:

"It wouldn't be at all expensive to do it on the bike as well,
especially now
that there are at least two of us (including me) who've had them fail."

Three of us.

Cost me $18.81 for a pair of PC valve stems from Service Honda. I think
I will just inspect mine...

--
Leland
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Message Thread for message #6928

lcshepp
7/21/2001, 07:48 pm
Re: Valve Stems
Hi Clay, You wrote: "It wouldn't be at all expensive to do it on the bike as well, especially now that there are at least two of us (including me) who've had them fail." Three of us. Cost me $18.81 for a pai

    lcshepp
    7/21/2001, 07:55 pm
    Re: Valve Stems
    Hi Rick, You wrote: " Were the valve stem reatainers in place when the stems failed? retainer = little plastic piece that goes from the wheel to the valve stem after the 90deg turn. How did the valve stems fail?"

    lcshepp
    7/21/2001, 07:58 pm
    Re: Valve Stems
    Hi Clay, You wrote: "I thought that the missing retainer contributed to the failure, until I replaced it, and discovered that if it had been there it may have made the problem worse with the way it pulls the valve down towa

    rudyg1937
    4/1/2012, 07:36 pm
    Re: Valve Stems
    I just changed my rear tire, due to another nail, and I changed out the OEM Honda valve stem to an angled metal stem. I had done this before on my other 98 and had to point the valve stem to the left to clear the protrusion on the rim that su

    pogomann2002
    4/2/2012, 11:24 pm
    Re: Valve Stems
    Four of us! LOL --- In ipcrc@yahoogroups.com, "Leland C. Sheppard" <lcshepp@...> wrote: > >