Large silver hex bolt/plug behind the oil filter, GL1800 - Steve Saunders Goldwing Forums

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Question: For a 2008 GL1800 - What is the purpose of the large silver hex bolt/plugbehind and a little to the right of the oil filter for? thx
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This may or may not help. On the GL1500's, there is such a bolt/plug that was used by the factory during manufacturing and assembly of the engine. It is nothing that needs to be removed or such.
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