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Old 07-20-2013, 01:56 AM   #916
Joined: Jul 2008
Location: Melbourne
Oddometer: 1,074
Originally Posted by SOLO LOBO View Post
The tech told me the stiction is common to these forks and suggested replacing the seals with one from from HKC, which are apparently very low drag seals. He also thought the springs may be too soft as well.
HKC? Google let me down.
I ended up getting a few sets of the OEM blue seals a while ago, but haven't swapped them in yet. Don't tell me they are sticky junk...
I do still get a little more stiction than I was hoping for.
One day when I feel rich I will buy a fork rebuild kit with all the bushes.
Hope you are having a good time!
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1981 R80G/S
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