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Old 09-07-2017, 09:18 PM
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Post Tip for removing the windscreen, K12RS/GT

Trick to removing the "pins" for the windscreen.

These are sometimes difficult to remove.

Use a 5mm socket to compress the tip and push out the plug.

You can attach the socket to an Allen wrench if more reach is needed.
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Re: Tip for removing the windscreen, K12RS/GT

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Re: Tip for removing the windscreen, K12RS/GT

Mine disintegrated years ago, replaced them with plastic trim fasteners secured with a zip tie through the middle.
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Re: Tip for removing the windscreen, K12RS/GT

Once you push out the center plastic pin, you should be able to remove those plastic 'rivets' with your fingers

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