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  1. front brake cable and clamp / nut WLA

    can some one post or send me a close up pic of how the brake cable goes on to the lever at the backing plate , or describe how ir goes around the nipple and nut .Looking at what pics i can see ,the cable loops aroumd the nipple ,then gets squeezed by the nut somehow ?
    Thank you
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  2. Re: front brake cable and clamp / nut WLA

    The cable first goes thru the adjuster and then thru the nut and then thru the hole in the clamp and then back thru the nut and then you screw the nut onto the clamp. When you have the nut just started onto the threads you should be able to pull the cable for approximate tension. Jerry

  3. Re: front brake cable and clamp / nut WLA

    thank you , got it installed and adjusted !

  4. Re: front brake cable and clamp / nut WLA

    PITA ain't it?!?!
    1946 WL Solo
    1970 FLH
    1991 Sportster XLH
    1997 Wide Glide FXDWG
    2005 Road Glide FLTRI

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