Fork bushings

zoran zv30 at
Fri Jul 13 20:34:23 PDT 2007

if you can't see through coating on bushing it is good.when they wear out 
black stuff is gone and you see metal under(bronze color).
I have set of galfer brake pads,new in package,$40 to your door for both 
front calipers.
Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Stewart" <js at>
To: "_SV race list" <sv650 at>
Sent: Friday, July 13, 2007 6:16 PM
Subject: Fork bushings

> Questions for Zoran:
> I'm about to service my forks and I thought this time I'd replace the 
> bushings (I have a bit of stiction).
> I have two sets of crash-destroyed forks with bushings that look new and I 
> was thinking of using them.*
> If they look good and their thickness is the same as new, any reason I 
> shouldn't use them?
> Ummm, which raises the question: what *is* the thickness of new bushings?
> Question #2: do you (or any other lister) have some newish OEM brake pads 
> (F & R) you want to get rid of?
> -js
> *Not my crash - bought them for $10 a set on Ebay.
> -- 

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