which way do the fork seals go on?

Jay Loeppke jloeppke at charter.net
Sun May 3 07:10:14 PDT 2009

You are correct.  I rely heavily on spell check and it went right over  
that error, poor gammer used.     You are also correct in the "amount  
of oil".  Should be measured from top of tube down to fluid level.   
Both tubes with equal measurement.

Jay In Mn
'95GPZ 1100
'07KLR 650
''85 MAXIM X
'01 Sarabeo
On May 2, 2009, at 8:54 PM, Steve Northrop wrote:

> ......parts are orientated.....
> Orientated is not a word, just like irregardless (pet peeve).
> Equal amounts of fork oil SHOULD give you equal heights of oil in  
> the tubes but equalize the height of the oil regardless of the  
> amount. Equal height is what's really important. Good luck with the  
> forks this time, Jeff.
> Steve in Western NY
> '96 GPZ1100
> '08 KLR 650
> '08 Tuono Factory
> "You Can't Fix Stupid", Ron White
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Jay Loeppke"  
> <jloeppke at charter.net>
> To: "GPZ LIST" <gpzlist at micapeak.com>
> Sent: Saturday, May 02, 2009 9:26 PM
> Subject: Re: which way do the fork seals go on?
>> Go to something like bike bandit  and look at the micro f.    You  
>> can zoom in and see how the parts are orientated in relation

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