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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-21-2016, 08:32 AM Thread Starter
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Shelter removal for an F6B

Here is part 1 of my air filter change on an F6B.
Most of this applies to a full GL1800 as well.
Part 2, the actual filter change, follows.



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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-21-2016, 08:07 PM
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Great video. I had already done it once on my 2012 GL1800 and it is time consuming. One thing I did do was to use a piece of cardboard and drew the basic shape of the shelter on it. I then put the screws in the cardboard in the locations in which I removed them.

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Excellant work. Thanks and God bless you for doing it. Can't wait for part 2.

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This was an informative and well done video.
I already have the JIS screwdrivers, but I never thought about the bits.
Bird you made it painless to find those bits by showing them in the video.
I ordered them the day you posted the video.

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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 11-25-2016, 12:05 PM Thread Starter
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Here are my written step-by-step instructions:
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File Type: pdf Air Filter & Shelters Removal F6B.pdf (34.5 KB, 26 views)

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Good job on the video, hats off.



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