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Front fender issue
Written by woodshed48 on 6/20/2010 at 01:41 am

Better term is the rubber mud flap that screws into the bottom rear of the

I also noticed that the tab on the right disc cover broke off. It locks on the
bracket just below the axle bracket.

I haven't tried eBay yet.


--- In, "Gib" <gibinmich@...> wrote:
> There's a rubber rain guard on the front fender? Are you talking about the
plastic disc covers? If so, trash them and go coverless. I made some brackets
and got rid of the covers. Maybe Dick will sell you his if he didn't use them? I
like the looks better with the disc brakes showing. Pics of my bike without
covers is in the Photos section under bike hauler. I was looking at my buddies
ST1100 and I think that front fender might fit? In fact I think the entire front
end off of a ST1100 would fit on the PC. Ebay anyone?
> --- In, "woodshed48" <woodshed48@> wrote:
> >
> > Sometime this winter an unknown object caused cracking in the right side
fender assembly of my '89 PC. It broke out a piece of plastic that has the
rubber rain guard assembly and some spider cracks course up through the side in
about 3 places.
> >
> > I'm wondering if that would be a good project to try out PLASTEX on, even if
I cannot easily repaint the "public" side of it.
> >
> > I read a long time ago, and of cannot find it, that someone used a different
front fender because they felt that the bike's handling improved. So I'm
wondering if that might be an easier route to take to repair.
> >
> > Any thoughts?
> >
> > Mike
> > '89 PC, almost 47,000
> > *Paco Blanco*
> >

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