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Offline ReneMaan

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Fork Oil
on: 07 February, 2020, 11:29:20 AM
Hi All

I just want to know if 1L of fork oil would be enough for both forks or do i need to get some more?

Its for a 2008 CBF1000 A7 bike with standard forks

Many Thanks

Rene

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Offline ushirlo

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Re: Fork Oil
Reply #1 on: 07 February, 2020, 02:09:08 PM
417 2.5ml in one fork..... for mk2...........
1l will do it.....
Last Edit: 07 February, 2020, 02:09:42 PM by ushirlo
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Offline FLIZ

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Re: Fork Oil
Reply #2 on: 07 February, 2020, 02:17:35 PM
437  +/-  2.5 cc per leg , 10w.  Fluid level 129 mm. So 1 litre should be plenty. Mk1.

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Re: Fork Oil
Reply #3 on: 07 February, 2020, 03:13:47 PM
 :451:Thank you. Forks are off, now to replace the seals.  I'll let you know how it turns out as it's the first time I'm doing this.
Regards
Rene

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Re: Fork Oil
Reply #4 on: 09 February, 2020, 06:33:44 AM
Typical - the pitting on the tubes are to severe and cant be cleaned, so need to buy new ones. 😩

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Re: Fork Oil
Reply #5 on: 09 February, 2020, 07:48:15 PM
Are they good enough condition to consider rechroming?

e.g.

http://www.ashfordchroming.com/motorcycle-chrome-plating

 


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