Front end

Patrick Mullen pmullen.lists at
Fri Mar 27 07:43:56 PDT 2009

You said you tried to re-align everything, but in case you didn't do
this already --

Leave the upper triple clamps tight.  Completely loosen the lower
triple clamps.  Sit on the bike, grab a fistful of front brake, and
jam the front end up and down as hard as you can several times.
Tighten the lower triple clamps.

If it's still skewed, forks and/or tree is tweaked.

Also, as Jo said, get a good straight edge and place it against each
fork all the way around to see if the tube is bent.

2003 Triumph Sprint ST
2004 (race) / 2001 (street) Suzuki SV650
2000 Yamaha WR-400
1975 Harley FXE1200

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