Primary Nut - Loctite

I realize this is something that needs to be done and I realize it's been talked about a lot. My bike has about 1-2 hours on it and I'm planning a trip to UT next weekend.

Is the risk the same now as it is 500 miles from now? If the risk is low I would like to loctite the Primary nut, Stator Bolts, and Starter clutch bolts after this trip when I install a kick starter.

Please tell me your opinion on this. Thanks.

A bike that new is not a concern, plus you are under warranty. Wait till you return home. Have a safe journey.

A bike that new is not a concern, plus you are under warranty. Wait till you return home. Have a safe journey.

+1 you should be fine. I didn't have mine done for over a year....

you only have 1 or 2 hours on an 04 E???

you only have 1 or 2 hours on an 04 E???

haha good catch...I wonder if he neglected to tell us he's bought another DRZ...

do you use red loctite on all those bolts? is blue ever used inside the engine?

you only have 1 or 2 hours on an 04 E???

Yes sir!

haha good catch...I wonder if he neglected to tell us he's bought another DRZ...

I only have 1 E, take a look here:

http://www.thumpertalk.com/forum/showthread.php?t=603159

Thanks for the advice guys :thumbsup:

I'd use red on these.

There is a risk to everything but I think I'd take that risk on a new bike, at least for those. I'd locktite the ccs nut though.

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