08 crf450 fork oil level?


6 replies to this topic
  • dalesk8

Posted September 17, 2009 - 01:33 AM

#1

anyone know????

  • BaRTY

Posted September 17, 2009 - 02:37 AM

#2

Well, I can offer a PDF scan of manual for '08. :busted: Send me a PM with e-mail.

  • CR2CRF

Posted September 17, 2009 - 06:44 AM

#3

Outter tube add 365mm, then add 5mm in increment to adjust plushness desired. Oil height in outer tube helps with bottoming and a bit of plushness. 365mm works well for me but I'm 195lbs. If you are lighter start at 360mm. It's amazing how much 5mm of oil effects the ride.

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  • JJRace

Posted September 17, 2009 - 06:47 AM

#4

http://www.tech-care.com/honda.html

  • KtmKramer

Posted September 17, 2009 - 07:20 AM

#5

True. I had desert valving and started w/ 400cc's. Ended up at 390 and loved it.

It's amazing how much 5mm of oil effects the ride.



  • armourbl

Posted September 17, 2009 - 12:06 PM

#6

390 worked best for me on the track. 360 seems good for the desert.

ben

  • dalesk8

Posted September 18, 2009 - 12:42 AM

#7

thanks for the input guys :busted:

filled both forks up with 360cc of oil. gonna see how that goes tomorrow when i go riding.





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