Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Levelland, TX
Year/Make/Model: 1997 Vulcan LTD
I didn't have a leak but I did replace the mechanical seal when restoring Hidaglo.
According to the service manual the procedure is fairly straightforward. Use the rear brake with the transmission in 1st gear to remove the *LEFT* handed impeller and shaft. Torque to shaft 18 ft-lbs and the impeller to 87 in-lbs when reassembling.
'97 EN500LTD 'Hidalgo'
183,000+ miles so far
SlipStreamer Enterprise II, Vista Cruise,
Fiamm air horns, Cobra Spots, LED Rider ProMod Spots, Drifter solo seat, Pro-Tac backrest, 17/42 sprockets, Darkside rear on 500A rim, ScottOiler, F&S luggage rack ,Throttle Rocker, Viking bags, Victory Vegas handlebars, Kuryakyn grips, LED & HID lighting, 4-gal AUX fuel tank, etc...
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