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Offline mcman56

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Tiger 800 XRX Dash Not Straight
« on: April 06, 2021, 07:02:39 PM »
A new to me 2018 Tiger 800 XRX dash or maybe it is called a screen is not quite straight to the bike.  I looks like it tilts to the left a few degrees...maybe 5 degrees even, just enough to be noticeable.  There are no functional problems, it just looks a little odd and I tend to notice things like that.  There are no signs that it has had a good fall.  Is this common?  Can you straighten the welded on mount?   

Offline K1W1

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Re: Tiger 800 XRX Dash Not Straight
« Reply #1 on: April 07, 2021, 06:19:43 AM »
Have you tried just loosening the mounting screws and seeing if there is any slight adjustment when you tighten then back up?

Offline Q

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Re: Tiger 800 XRX Dash Not Straight
« Reply #2 on: April 07, 2021, 06:21:28 AM »
already discussed elsewhere in this forum

other owners have also reported on this and the solution seems to be fitting a spacer(s)/washer(s) on the dash mountings to correct
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Offline Tiggerton

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Re: Tiger 800 XRX Dash Not Straight
« Reply #3 on: April 07, 2021, 11:19:03 PM »
I spent some time measuring up to try and locate this anomaly (on both Tigers I have owned) then
I took my specs off and lo and behold, the dash appeared straight.

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