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

Aaron Turner synfinatic at gmail.com
Sat Feb 21 21:34:22 PST 2009


Thanks!

On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 9:26 PM, zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> 99-02 it does say 102.
> 03 it say 92 and 94,N or S.
> cc is same, 490 in one book 491 in other.
> anyway I use 110 for second gen and 125 for first gen.
> there, we got both covered now :)
>
>
> Zoran Vujasinovic
> Twin Works Factory
> 775-786-4881
> www.twfracing.com
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Aaron Turner" <synfinatic at gmail.com>
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> Sent: Saturday, February 21, 2009 9:20 PM
> Subject: Re: fork oil level / replacing- reasonable quantity of oil to use?
>
>
>> Odd, in my manual (page 6-16) says 102mm.   110 sounds like a good
>> starting point though.
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 9:08 PM, zoran <zv30 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
>>>
>>> actually manual say 92-94.
>>> by cc he posted it is 2nd gen.
>>> I start with 110.
>>>
>>>
>>> Zoran Vujasinovic
>>> Twin Works Factory
>>> 775-786-4881
>>> www.twfracing.com
>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Aaron Turner" <synfinatic at gmail.com>
>>> To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at micapeak.com>
>>> Sent: Saturday, February 21, 2009 9:05 PM
>>> Subject: Re: fork oil level / replacing- reasonable quantity of oil to
>>> use?
>>>
>>>
>>>> 115 vs 135mm seems like a big difference.   Manual says 102mm.  I
>>>> guess start at 135 and if I find the forks bottoming out under heavy
>>>> braking I can always add oil?
>>>>
>>>> On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 6:16 PM, Ernest Montague <afm199 at earthlink.net>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> 135 mm with spring in and fork collapsed.
>>>>>
>>>>> work the forks up and down to get the bubbles out and oil into the
>>>>> damper
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>>
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