View Full Version : Shifter/Shifter bolt

08-20-2016, 11:47 PM
So I took the Uly out for a nice little ride today. Did 140 miles, but for the last 30 miles or so, I had to shuffle it home due to the bolt on the shifter deciding to leave me somewhere along the way. Any one know where to just find the bolt/bushing to it, or at least a good replacement?

08-20-2016, 11:52 PM
I would just hit you local hardware store.
As long as you replace it with a grade 8 bolt you should be GTG.
I have a lowes or Home Depot bolt holding mine in. Been that way for years.
Don't know about the bushing I'm sure you can find something at tw hardware store. I was lucky and didn't lose mine.

08-21-2016, 01:06 AM
Happened to me this year too. Lost the lower bolt on the shifter. I limped to a Home Depot and removed the top bolt, checked that it was the same as the lower one and walked in and found my replacement. Don't forget the Loctite!

08-21-2016, 01:18 AM
Any knowledge on buellparts.net? They have the parts, but cannot get to the checkout screen. I will head over to Lowe's tomorrow if not.

08-21-2016, 02:13 AM
Buellparts.net is closed

08-21-2016, 02:17 AM
For future reference, you can get parts at Surdyke, New Castle, and St Paul amongst many other HD dealers.

08-22-2016, 07:55 PM
Tried checking around the local parts shops for the right bolts and got nothing. Ordered the parts through Pensacola HD, should be a week they guys said. The parts guy said he's never even seen a Buell Ulysses. SMDH.... Good grief.

08-22-2016, 09:42 PM
Any hardware store will have them for 10 or less, as will any Home Depot, Lowe's, Ace, Napa... It's just a bolt, Erik didn't machine it himself!