fork oil level / replacing- reasonable quantity of oil to use?
afm199 at earthlink.net
Sat Feb 21 18:34:08 PST 2009
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
> www.twfracing.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ernest Montague"
> <afm199 at earthlink.net>
> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
> Sent: Saturday, February 21, 2009 6:16 PM
> Subject: Re: fork oil level / replacing- reasonable quantity of oil to
>> 135 mm with spring in and fork collapsed.
>> work the forks up and down to get the bubbles out and oil into the
>> 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?
>>> Aaron Turner
>>> http://tcpreplay.synfin.net/ - Pcap editing and replay tools for
>>> Unix & Windows
>>> Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little
>>> temporary Safety,
>>> deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.
>>> -- Benjamin Franklin
More information about the SV650