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  1. #1

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    Nov 2007
    Lincoln, NE

    need help with ride plate!!!

    has any one tryd to do the ride plate converson at home? what would i need to do this dose anyone know?

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    R88ory RXP's Avatar
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    Feb 2008
    Kent, England
    Do you mean fit rivas new plate?? If so yes you can do it at home. Remove the pipes ect ect inside the ski and fitt openloop cooling. Then remove the jet pump. Remove the 6 bolts from the ride plate and take the intake grate off. put a bottle jack with block of wood on top and jack the plate off. Remove all old sealent and re-seal and bolt the new plate on. Could have all that done in an afternoon. R88

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    Nov 2007
    Lincoln, NE
    no i mean do i need to take stock one off an sand it down an polish it or any thing?

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    GTXX's Avatar
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    Jan 2006
    NW, GA
    I'm doing one right now, will load a couple of pics when finished.

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    Gotta love this sport! 05Limited's Avatar
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    Apr 2005
    Stockton, CA
    With a belt sander and die grinder (and a lot of time and patience), you can make a stock plate look like this... it does wonders!
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