BritBike Forum logo
BritBike SponsorBritBike SponsorBritBike SponsorBritBike SponsorBritBike SponsorBritBike SponsorBritBike SponsorThe Bonneville ShopBritBike Sponsor
Upgrade to: Premium Membership | Premium Life Membership | Vendor Membership | Site Sponsor Membership
ShoutChat Box
Comment Guidelines: Do post respectful and insightful comments.
Buy BritBike staff a coffee
Buy BritBike's staff a coffeeStill here since 1996 serving BritBike enthusiasts..
Search eBay for motorcycle parts in following countries
Australia, Canada, France, Holland, Italy, United Kingdom, USA
Random Gallery photo
Member Spotlight
ShearedCrank
ShearedCrank
New York
Posts: 43
Joined: January 2002
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
B. Hunt, JM Ahumada, Michael nelson, [email protected], Bryan Holmes
10823 Registered Users
Top Posters(30 Days)
franko 145
NickL 76
DavidP 69
reverb 55
Popular Topics(Views)
972,285 mail-order LSR
a word from..
Forum Statistics
Forums34
Topics67,359
Posts677,164
Members10,823
Most Online14,755
May 5th, 2019
Who's Online Now
64 registered members (AML), 452 guests, and 758 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
OPRV washer #784024 09/12/19 5:00 am
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 5,619
DavidP Offline OP
BritBike Forum member
OP Offline
BritBike Forum member
Joined: Oct 2008
Posts: 5,619
Some books show it, some books just tell you that the entire valve must be replaced (presumably with both washers in place), but there is a part number for the fiber washer between the valve and the case. We can assume that it can be replaced.
However, this fiber washer is tight at the base of the valve and cannot be removed without destroying it on the threads. How the heck can a new one be put on the valve?


Stepping on others doesn't make you stand tall.

71 A65L "Zelda"
92 BMW K100rs "Gustav"
72 T120V cafe project "Mr. Jim"
72 T150V "Wotan"
Support Your #1 BritBike Forum!

Check out British motorcycles for sale:
British Motorcycles on e-Bay UK
British motorcycles on e-Bay North America
Re: OPRV washer [Re: DavidP] #784030 09/12/19 7:44 am
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,808
D
dave jones Online Content
BritBike Forum member
Online Content
BritBike Forum member
D
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,808
On my 67 Triumph 650 both washers can be replaced. I don't remember having to force them on.

Dave

Last edited by dave jones; 09/12/19 7:48 am.
Re: OPRV washer [Re: DavidP] #784037 09/12/19 11:03 am
Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 7,838
triton thrasher Online Content
BritBike Forum member
Online Content
BritBike Forum member
Joined: Aug 2001
Posts: 7,838
Screw it off, along the threads.


Amateur Loctite enthusiast.

Moderated by  Alan_nc 

Home | Sponsors | Newsletter | Regalia | Calendar | Bike Project | BritBike Museum | Spiders Cartoons | DVD- Manuals & Parts books
Upgrade to: Premium Membership | Premium Life Membership | Vendor Membership | Site Sponsor Membership
BritBike Sponsor
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.3