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Old 06-21-2011, 12:41 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Kumazuma View Post
I second the shock install. Possibly Cable replacement, I don't know if fork seals might be worth while. Maybe add some pointers where to get some of the tools. I have an older version of your 12oo gs 36000 vid. I love the funnel you use for the brake fluid service. Where did you get it. Also show the plastic strip you used to change the Belt. Or possibly how to make one for those of us with less imagination
Shock install I can do, it is here if you need a quickie:

Fork seals might work, easy to do.

I should beef up my tools section on my site:

The funnel is available from

I made the plastic strip from a toss out piece of plastic from a dealer license plate. You could use a heavy laundry detergent bottle too. It is 2" wide by 6 inches long.

Thanks, and keep them coming!


PS I have the FD seal on the list already. Thinking seriously about 1100/1150 and 1200 FD rebuilds too.
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