Posted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 7:44 am Post subject: 1964 Yamaha YA6 Swingarm Removal
I am curious as to how I can remove the swingarm from my 1964 yamaha YA6. I am tearing down the bike for restoration and the last part is giving me some trouble. I removed the Nut on the right side but i'm not sure if you have to screw the bolt out or just pop it out. It appears to be seated in there pretty good and I don't want to damage anything. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
Joined: Feb 04, 2007 Posts: 3227 Location: Granada Hills, SFV, Ca.
Posted: Sun Jun 18, 2017 1:59 pm Post subject:
No doubt there is a bit of rust or other corrosion holding up the program.
You need to drive the bolt out without destroying the threads and it can be a taking ordeal so be cool as you roll forward.
I just had a hellofa time getting the swingarm pivot bolt out of an ATV swinger and ended up cutting it out, there was no other way. _________________ Ray #1
1964 Yamaha MG1-T Trailmaster
1974 Suzuki TS185 Sierra Suitcase Cycle
1981 Yamaha XT250H
Sold CBX and both Trail 90s were stolen
fasterspider [at] gmail [dot] com
You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot vote in polls in this forum You can attach files in this forum You can download files in this forum