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scoopfraser
06-12-2018, 09:31 PM
Hi,

I've got a '00 FXD with a Supermeg that I've run off and on for the last few years. I noticed just recently that the bracket is contacting the rear brake master cylinder cover. I know previously that the clearance between the two has been tight (1/8"), but never to where they touched. Seeing as how it's a rubber-mounted motor that exhaust bracket obviously shakes around a lot. I was just wondering if other Dynas of a similar year (99-05) have had clearance issues there.

As a side note, I am very happy with the Supermeg both performance and sound-wise. I am running 26 disks with the closed end cap on a fairly healthy 98" motor. I've gotten compliments from people riding with me and neighbors as well.

Thanks,
Sean

jwells
06-14-2018, 11:37 AM
With age, check all rubber mounts they tend to wear and get sloppy.
Glad you like the pipe, thank you!

scoopfraser
06-19-2018, 09:47 PM
Hopefully this picture show up...

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scoopfraser
06-20-2018, 09:29 AM
The front engine mount has ~3,000 miles on it (Predator by Vibra-technics) and the rear o.e.m. mount, which I just removed and inspected, has a little more sag than a new mount.

jwells
06-25-2018, 03:47 PM
That is close, motor ever been out?