Where can I buy a fork seal install tool?

7 replies to this topic
  • MountainMax

Posted June 16, 2007 - 05:53 PM


last year my left fork seal leaked a little, this year it's way worse, it's gonna need a new seal, I was gonna order a factory one but seen the video on this and they use a two peice seal installer, where can we purchase them? or would it be better for me to use the synergy seals which don't require use of this tool?

  • RJB

Posted June 19, 2007 - 01:10 AM


Motion Pro make them. Take a look at the tried and trusted Thumpertalk Store - sure they've got them, otherwise I know BTOSports.com have them (just been on their site)

  • WR_Dave

Posted June 19, 2007 - 04:08 AM


Also check out www.pitposse.com , they seem to have every kind of tool possible and for a pretty good price. Shipping to Canada was no problem and they use USPS so we don't have to pay for the product again in handling fees ( UPS/ FedEx :thumbsup: ). WR Dave.

  • Mutu

Posted June 19, 2007 - 04:44 AM


Just use some pvc tubing Max.

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  • drtbk4ever

Posted June 19, 2007 - 08:07 AM


Hey Max, I recently changed mine using ABS pipe.

The guys can correct me if I am wrong, but I found the seals literally "pressed in" very easily ONLY IF I got the metal slide hammered home properly. The ABS pipe worked great for pressing in the seals, not so good for hammering the metal slide home.

Here is a thread from DBW with pictures that helped me tremendously (along with the manual of course). I did spill a lot of oil all over, even on the carpet at the foot of the stairs in the garage. My wife didn't say a word to me. I am sure she has filed that one away and I will hear about it at a later date.


Best of luck bud.

  • xyourlocaldjx

Posted June 19, 2007 - 08:58 AM


rockymountainatv.com sells tusk ones for cheap. no point buying a motion pro for more money when they're the same

  • MountainMax

Posted June 19, 2007 - 12:33 PM


thanks guys, im definately gonna order one, but wondered what else I need to do the job?

  • Mutu

Posted June 19, 2007 - 02:02 PM


thanks guys, im definately gonna order one, but wondered what else I need to do the job?

Your manual, new fork oil, a carton of beer and some patience. :thumbsup:


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