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Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Bowling Green, VA
I Ride: '09 ZX6R
I usually have more luck with vise grip style locking pliers, if you're trying to hold the nut stationary.
Guessing you want to preserve the lever perch, otherwise you can cut the nut off with a dremel or hacksaw.
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