first gen fork questions

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Tue Jul 22 06:30:56 PDT 2008


Best to check with GMD.. probably some where around 20-25 weight

click happens all the time

use suzuki fork seals


On Jul 21, 2008, at 10:23 PM, Morgan Jones wrote:

>
>
> My first gen track-only bike (it's an ex-WERA race bike) is having 
> fork issues.  They forks have been set up I'm told by gmd Computrack.  
> They work too well to be stock so I believe it.
>
> Issue 1: The left fork seal is leaking a bit so I'll be 
> disassembling...  I know the forks aren't stock.. how do I decide 
> weight and type of oil to use?  Start at 10 and try it?  Any suggested 
> source of fork seals?
>
> Issue 2: If you stand in front of the bike, hold the front brake and 
> rock it back and forth there's a slight click in the (bike's) right 
> fork (not the one leaking).  Anything to be worried about?  What 
> should I check while I have it apart to replace the fork seals?
>
> thanks,
>
> -morgan
>



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