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Fork Oil

chevybob
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Joined: June 28th, 2007, 8:58 pm

May 12th, 2008, 8:16 pm #1

Hi nearly finished the fizzy just a few tweeks please tell me how much front fork oil i put in if any one can help i would be grateful regards Bob.

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alifizz
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May 12th, 2008, 8:42 pm #2

136CC AND 154CC HOPE THIS HELPS
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fizzyorange
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May 12th, 2008, 8:46 pm #3

154cc in the right hand fork and 136cc in the left hand fork.....as if you are sitting on the bike that is
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Fs1eweb
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May 12th, 2008, 8:58 pm #4

You helpful people! I am pinning this
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chevybob
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May 12th, 2008, 9:28 pm #5

THANKS VERY MUCH FOR THE QUICK AND HELPFUL REPLIES CHEERS BOB
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Joined: May 11th, 2008, 10:04 pm

May 25th, 2008, 11:04 pm #6

Please clarify the reason for the differing amounts between the o/s and n/s fork?

Regards..
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NAT 666
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May 26th, 2008, 7:44 am #7

On the early forks 1972-1975 - the stanchions are different - the bushes on the stanchions are different and in different positions and if you look inside the fork leg tubes you will see a difference as well - so the oil displacement and volume is different between the two legs.
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July 7th, 2008, 9:44 am #8

What about the forks on a 76 dx, is it he same amount of oil?
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Fs1eweb
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July 8th, 2008, 12:53 pm #9

OK Campers.....get your Fork Oil Bang on.......


FS1E:......154cc in the right hand fork and 136cc in the left hand fork.....

FS1M (and FS1):...... 137cc per Fork

All DX Models:........134cc per Fork

FS1-SE:................151cc

Use SAE 10W/30SE Engine Oil
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Helping the FS1E 6,500 perfect their appetite for a Mid Life Crisis since 2004!
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July 10th, 2008, 2:01 am #10

165 GALLONS OF (KY BUTT LUBE ) SPLASH IT ALL OVER AND STICK THE BIKE UP ......SS 50 ..A.S.S
ITS NOT A HONDA BUTTTT OH WELL THATS LIFE ??? ITS LIKE GAS PRICES ... UP THE A.S.S.
BIKE LOOKS GOOD >> SHAME ABOUT THE S;H;I;;T; THAT WILL BE ON THE HANDLE BARS ??
IF IT WILL GO 80MPH YOUR IN THE CLUB
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