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08 530excr fuel tank mounts - upgrade?

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Anyone with this bike knows the mounts interfere with valve adjustment by poor design.  The left front rocker bolt will not come out and the right front rocker bolt is almost impossible to torque.  So when I did a cam change to the 2011 cam I needed to do a valve adjust.  No problem except I just got this bike and found out the hard way about the crummy engineering design.  Instead of removing the engine I ended up breaking the left mount and installing a longer bolt into threads on the frame.  It was not planned.  When I went to reinstall I could not get anything to work torquing the front right rocker bolt.  Not a newbie but am curious if anyone has solved these issues and maybe made some upgrade?  

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