Front for seals leaking! How hard to replace?


3 replies to this topic
  • palmdaleRider

Posted November 18, 2005 - 04:12 PM

#1

My YZ front for seals are now leaking a bit. If I take the forks off the labor charge is $70. $100 if I bring the whole bike in. What's involved in taking apart the forks? Do I need special tools? How long would this take an above average garage/hobby mechanic, doing it for the first time?

TIA!

  • revolucien

Posted November 18, 2005 - 04:51 PM

#2

Try cleaning them first and if they are still leaking here's a cool article for fork seal replacement

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  • grayracer513

Posted November 18, 2005 - 04:56 PM

#3

Here's one that's a bit more to the point.

http://www.thumperfa.../fork_seals.htm

  • palmdaleRider

Posted November 18, 2005 - 05:23 PM

#4

Thanks! Much appreciated. :applause:





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