1. R

    Ape Hangers! Cable length? Stock cable length?

    Hey guys! I am new to the forum. I am installing 12 inch ape hangers and I am looking for answers on length for the cables. what length should I use? Where to get them? And also if someone could tell me what lengths are the stock cables? I just want to do it right the first time. The internet...
  2. E

    Replacing throttle, OEM cable necessary?

    New to the forum and am unaware of the format, so I apologize in advance for anything being confusing. I need to buy a new throttle cable for my maxim as the elbow joint is cracked a little and does not do a great job of holding the cable/cable housing in place. I was wondering if I could just...
  3. J

    Removing handlebar inserts [1979 XS400F]

    Hey all, I couldn't find anything on this and I assume the #1 answer will be "just get aftermarket bars" but I wanted to know if there was a way to remove the welded in handlebar inserts. I want to install bar end mirrors and run internal wires, so drilling and tapping the insert won't help...
  4. freiesss

    Make Offer - 1982 XS400 Parts (Post 1 of 2)

    All parts are in good condition. (This is post 1 of 2) Please PM me to make offer. Thank you!
  5. N

    Handlebar switches

    Hi. I want to replace both my handlebar switches to new ones on my 77 250. Does anyone know if these are the same between XS250/360/400/650? I'm getting mixed messages with my research online. On my right one currently, I have a back connector for 4 wires and the other two connect loosely. Am I...
  6. D

    Trying to get the right grips

    Hey guys I have the stock handle bars on my 1980 XS400 and I'm trying to find the correct handle bar grips that go over it, I ordered 7/8 size handlebars from eBay and they just came in and the throttle grip won't go over the throttle housing (I believe thats what it's called) the white plastic...