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  1. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    The threads on my oil pressure sensor/switch are stripped. Any suggestions on the best way to fix this (Heli-Coil, TIME-SERT, JBWeld)? And what size are the threads?! I haven't been able to figure it out. Apparently, the previous owner stripped the threads and reinstalled the sensor with a...
  2. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I am so frustrated, finally got her all put back together after complete tear down, and I made a stupid mistake. Torqued the rear spark plug down too much causing it to strip! This has made me feel horrible. Can you guys let me know what i got myself into? And if I can avoid removing head...I am...
  3. Help Forum
    Done a oil change today and stripped the sump thread:coocoo seems like its a common problem! looks like everyone has gone for the helicoil option. can someone please give me a idiots guide to what kit to get...(sizes an all) and how to do it!!!:hail
  4. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Can anyone tell me what the best solution for the stipped threads in my engine block where the drain plug goes in.Healy coil or ?
  5. Help Forum
    what do i do. i was changing the oil for the first time on the bike. and when i went to tighten the plug back down it slipped. i tightened it as much as i could with it being stripped. then i put a little oil in, let it sit for a week. Now i have a puddle about half the size of my palm on the...
  6. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I stripped the hole on my exhaust, i took it off to install the gasket anyone know the best way to fix this. bolt on rs3's.
  7. Motor Tear Down and Rebuild
    well,,,, got the engine stripped today,, just got to get it to work tomorow to use the bolts that we have on the shelf, and the impact driver, to remove the generator flywheel,, then i can split the cases and see what gears are trashed in the evening.... more pictures tomorow night then ;)...
  8. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Any of you guys ever deal with a stripped oil drain? Was hard coming out and had some "goop" (sealer stuff) along with what appeared to be aluminum "rings" on the plug (probly what was once threads)... Goes back in just over hand tight but afraid if I try and actually snug it up that it will...
  9. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    So no suprise I try and be nice and change the oil in my biotch and the threads for the oil drain plug come right out with the plug. anyway anyone know what size heli coil I need to repair this and can I still use the stock plug after?
  10. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    So I was trying to remove the bar end on the right side and the damn screw just wasn't having it. The battle between Old Screw that hadn't been moved since 1998 vs. Me ended with => :banghead Anyone have a particularly favorite method to get these types of screws out? Right now I've got a 6...
  11. Help Forum
    A friend stripped his drain plug the last time he changed his oi:coocool. So when he changed it the other day he tightened it what he thought was good enough. So he calls me today and says it leaks after a ride. We drained it and put a steel washer followed by a rubber washer on the bolt. We...
  12. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have a TL1000r with stripped out oil drain threads. How hard is it to replace that part of the case? I think it's more than just an oil pan. Or what tap/bolt size to go back with? Jay Johnson
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