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    anyone have a riva intake grate

    ok guys went out riding today and a little while after riding the ski felt different, so when i got back to shore got it on the trailer looked under the ski and my riva intake grate was just hanging by the front two bolts and the back two were still there the riva intake just broke right around where the two back bolts go, has anyone seen this? oh and after i took the grate off it also damage my transom plate so this day was not a good one. just was wondering if anyone has seen this before?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jusloungin View Post
    ok guys went out riding today and a little while after riding the ski felt different, so when i got back to shore got it on the trailer looked under the ski and my riva intake grate was just hanging by the front two bolts and the back two were still there the riva intake just broke right around where the two back bolts go, has anyone seen this? oh and after i took the grate off it also damage my transom plate so this day was not a good one. just was wondering if anyone has seen this before?

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    what model ski was this on?

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    2009 fzr

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    Quote Originally Posted by jusloungin View Post
    ok guys went out riding today and a little while after riding the ski felt different, so when i got back to shore got it on the trailer looked under the ski and my riva intake grate was just hanging by the front two bolts and the back two were still there the riva intake just broke right around where the two back bolts go, has anyone seen this? oh and after i took the grate off it also damage my transom plate so this day was not a good one. just was wondering if anyone has seen this before?

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    chris
    The think the riva ones had a problem with cracking go to the online store and order a R&D

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    Quote Originally Posted by jusloungin View Post
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    did the bolts pull through the grate? Can you post any pictures? Were bolts locktited in and torked to specs?

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    it is a 2009 fzr

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    will get some picks on soon bolts still there with the piece on each bolt of the intake follow the directions that riva sent me

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    Quote Originally Posted by 2fast4u View Post
    did the bolts pull through the grate? Can you post any pictures? Were bolts locktited in and torked to specs?
    tommy the grate just broke off in the rear, the bolts were still on tight with the pieces that broke off the grate,

    chris i was very suprised you didnt get thrown off.

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    Thats not good at all. How many hours were on this grate? what speeds had this grate been ran at? How much rough wave jumping has this grate been subject too? Picture sure would be nice too!

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    I remember that earlier this year some riva fz grates had broken!

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