need help with yz426 forks

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  • yzf426f

Posted August 16, 2010 - 07:05 AM


hey guys.i went for a ride the other day on my 2002 yzf426 and noticed when i compress the forks i can hear what sounds like the fork spring scubbing against the inside of the fork cartridge.any1 had this problem before and know what could be the problem?cheer's for any info in advance

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  • grayracer513

Posted August 16, 2010 - 08:19 AM


A certain amount of spring noise isn't unusual, but there is a spring guide on each damper rod that could be broken or missing.

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