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post #1 of 4 Old Oct 18th, 2012, 8:28 pm Thread Starter
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Question about Screws

The Brake and Clutch Covers, are they Phillips Screws or some other cross point screw?

I know that the 'Phillips' screws on most Japanese bikes are not. They are actually JIS screws, Japanese Industrial Standard.

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post #2 of 4 Old Oct 19th, 2012, 2:14 am
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Re: Question about Screws

A few dealerships have micro phish on line for the K1200LT.

I use the one on MAX BMW's site.

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fic...7&rnd=08102012

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Re: Question about Screws

They are Phillips. I keep a cross point screw driver from my first Subaru (71) around just for those Japanese screws.

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post #4 of 4 Old Oct 20th, 2012, 9:31 pm
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Re: Question about Screws

They should be phillips, I usually replace them with allen heads.
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