You need to remove the4-chrome plastic caps from the 4-riser soc hd screws. You can then remove the top split portion of the riser and remove the bar or set aside. If the risers are still tight reinstall the bar off-set on just 1-riser. Install split cap, tighten moderately and use bar to twist riser within the tree! Repeat on other side if req'dG.A.warrior said:I have a stock 02 warrior and I am trying to remove the factory handle bars. I took the two nuts off the bottom.....are they pressed in or what...a little help please!