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Old 11-08-2012, 10:49 AM   #6
craydds
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Originally Posted by Biebs View Post
I will have to reaccess my options with this info - as stated above ATF fluid is what I use in my forks.
Shell hydraulic oil was recommended for the fork oil, equivalent to ATF. There are other (better?) options/brands for fork oils, including a variety of viscosities - 5 wt., 7.5 wt., etc. Weak fork springs are one cause of excessive fork dive, insufficient preload is a factor in this.
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