could you use the lower stem bearing for the upper?

3 replies to this topic
  • Slinkyman16

Posted March 30, 2009 - 01:30 PM


Grey im looking at you for this..

Could you use the lower stearing stem bearing, For the upper bearing? My top bearing is shot and i have a spare lower bearing.. MY race is still good just need to take a peice of emory cloth to clean it.


  • grayracer513

Posted March 30, 2009 - 02:13 PM


Wrong size.

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  • paul_arc

Posted March 30, 2009 - 05:33 PM


What year bike? im pretty sure on my 05 they were the same size

  • grayracer513

Posted March 30, 2009 - 06:43 PM


What year bike? im pretty sure on my 05 they were the same size

The cups are the same, but the ID of the bottom bearing is larger, and it has a seal built onto it.

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