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Old 04-16-2012, 07:12 PM   #35
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Originally Posted by techforlife View Post
You need to put the bike on a lift of some type....or hang it off a beam in a garage...loosen the caps right off.drop the bike......then all you do is lift the bike back up and screw the caps back on........if you take all weight off the front wheel so it just lifts off the ground there is no spring pressure...

That's what I figured, Brian. I just wanted to make sure. I've been told it's difficult to get the caps back on some forks, and I didn't want to get surprised by my XR650L forks.

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