I just took the front cover off a Virage Txi but it has been the same for a Virage 800 DI "the bushing item #10 part #3569806 is "Just not there".

http://fiche.worldofpowersports.com/...0&d=-CRANKCASE

Is it needed and is this a reason that the bendix can go bad and mess up the stator?
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