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Old 09-22-2010, 01:08 PM   #20
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Originally Posted by mousitsas
If on a set of forks everything seems fine, except the high speed compression which is too stiff, is it right to assume that going to a lighter oil will improve things? I suppose that the low speed actions can be compensated by stiffening the compression and rebound clickers.
Lighter oil will only help to a degree. Shim type high speed compression valves are less affected by viscosity than the fixed orifice low speed circuits. So really the valving should be modified if there's a high speed problem.
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