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Old 08-27-2012, 02:17 PM   #49
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Originally Posted by JimRidesThis;
The valve springs all measure within 0.1mm of their respective 'others', but the lengths are outside the tolerance in section 6 of the Honda XL600 83/84 manual; inner springs are all 0.8mm [U
under[/U] minimum length, but outer springs are 3mm over maximum length! Not sure what''s going on there but I'm happy that they're all close to each other. Even though all that means is that they're equally knackered! Does anyone have any alternative specifications they'd like to throw in at this point?

Time to give everything a bath in degreaser.
My spring were the same way. Glad I'm not the only one

Try Pine Sol for degreaser, night and day!, I posted some pics of my experience in the pine sol degreaser thread
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