Another weird one.

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  • motocrosschump

Posted October 29, 2004 - 08:04 AM


I took my forks off last night to flush and clean them. Well I took the cap and spring off and drained the oil and turned it upside down and starting pumping the damping rod to get the rest of the oil out and a flat washer fell out. (looks like the one under the seal)
So I took the other down and did the same procedure and no washer fell.
what is the deal? did it somehow get past that retainer collar thing?

  • YZ250F_Rider

Posted October 29, 2004 - 08:08 AM


sounds like a preload washer was in the one fork and not the other or it's still hung up in there. They go under the spring.

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  • motocrosschump

Posted October 29, 2004 - 10:11 AM


Thanks Bro...

  • BeRmBlaStEr69

Posted October 29, 2004 - 11:20 AM


By the way....You can't get all of the oil out just by simply pumping them...u have to take them apart.

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