fork oil level / replacing- reasonable quantity of oil to use?

Ernest Montague afm199 at earthlink.net
Sat Feb 21 18:34:08 PST 2009


fack

Two generators on SVs?

Is that becuase of the extra spark plugs?


On Feb 21, 2009, at 6:25 PM, zoran wrote:

> old timing man, when will you remember there are 2 generations sv. :)
>
>
> Zoran Vujasinovic
> Twin Works Factory
> 775-786-4881
> www.twfracing.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest Montague" 
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> use?
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>> 135 mm with spring in and fork collapsed.
>> work the forks up and down to get the bubbles out and oil into the 
>> damper
>> On Feb 21, 2009, at 5:52 PM, Aaron Turner wrote:
>>> Per my previous thread, I'm replacing the fork oil.  Poured the old
>>> oil in a graduated cylinder and got about 300ml (minus a little
>>> clinging to the parts) out each leg.  Shop manual says fork oil
>>> capacity is 491ml, so either these forks leak a lot, previous owner
>>> put a lot less oil in or capacity != amount to put in?  Basically is
>>> 300ml reasonable for forks with emulators?  Or should I hack together
>>> a fork oil level and use the shop manual spec?
>>>
>>>
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