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post #1 of 3 Old 04-08-2010, 11:57 AM Thread Starter
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radiator shroud tab broken

I broke the tab on the left radiator shroud , ts anwhere it connects to the gas tank , while changing out sub frame bolts. To make matters worse , I lost the tab. Any ideas for a fix, other than a zip tie? BTW, its an 07 KLR.
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post #2 of 3 Old 04-09-2010, 08:53 AM
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Bummer. I did the same thing but fortunately still had the tab. If you can find the tab try using some Gorilla Glue, it worked for me.

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post #3 of 3 Old 04-13-2010, 12:52 PM
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Make a little metal bracket, and drill a hole through the plastic. The bracket will be kind of a L shape that way it connects to both mounting places, and you never have to worry about it breaking again.
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