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PostPosted: Mon Sep 30, 2002 8:53 am 
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I know this have been discuse on the forum, but I don't find the treath.<br><br>Can some one give the details of the procedures needed for this? pics? recomended oil? etc?<br><br>Thanks,<br><br>Bolivar <p></p><i></i>


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 30, 2002 9:20 am 
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hi<br>we have done this to a couple of pairs already. it makes the shocks way stiffer.<br>i used straight 30 fork oil, its pretty stiff.<br><br>these are one of the cheapest mods u can do , but they do not handle as well as a full coilover. but u can't beat them on a budget.<br><br>check out<br><!--EZCODE AUTOLINK START--><a href="http://www3.telus.net/gticouple/">www3.telus.net/gticouple/</a><!--EZCODE AUTOLINK END--><br><br>lars has a pic of what to do if not email me <on profile><br><br>MURR <p></p><i></i>


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 Post subject: Re: shock oil
PostPosted: Mon Sep 30, 2002 1:20 pm 
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Murr,<br><br>I'm not sure I can find that oil here, will a engine oil like 20w-50 or tranny oil 80w-90 work?<br><br>Bolivar<br> <p></p><i></i>


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 30, 2002 6:36 pm 
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no the oil is way different. it is very light in comparision to gear oil.<br><br>u can find it at any motorcycle shop or a place that services harleys.<br><br>u can find it easy but finding the 30w oil is sometimes hard<br><br>MURR <p></p><i></i>


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PostPosted: Mon Sep 30, 2002 10:45 pm 
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i have kyb gr2's, gas shocks, im guessin i cant do this? <p></p><i></i>


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 Post subject: Re: shock oil
PostPosted: Tue Oct 01, 2002 8:57 am 
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MURR, I was told that hydraulic oil is the same or similar and more easy to find. Do you agree with this?<br><br>I have only found 20w shock oil on the local yamaha dealer.<br><br>Bolivar<br> <p></p><i></i>


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 01, 2002 9:10 pm 
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hmmm i would say no on the hydraulic oil.<br><br>20w belray oil???<br><br>it will make a differnce over stock , then u may want to find the 30w oil.<br><br>only use non-leaking shocks. and measure the amount of fuild taken out and install the same amount back in.<br><br>worth ever penny of the 15 bucks i spent on screws and oil <!--EZCODE EMOTICON START :) --><img src=http://www.ezboard.com/intl/aenglish/images/emoticons/smile.gif ALT=":)"><!--EZCODE EMOTICON END--> <br><br>how did your lower bar work???<br><br>MURR<br><!--EZCODE AUTOLINK START--><a href="http://groups.msn.com/holyshift/shoebox.msnw?albumlist=2">groups.msn.com/holyshift/...lbumlist=2</a><!--EZCODE AUTOLINK END--> <p>MURR1990 Suzuki Swift GTTOY racer</p><i></i>


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 02, 2002 7:46 am 
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Well since theres no 30w furk oil or shock oil in panama, I will use 40 SAE engine oil. This is only a temporary solution for next race since I order some coil overs from morris dampers.<br><br>The strut bar was dificult to fit, I think that probably is because of the castor kit. I haven't tested on the track yet, but the race is this sunday so I will keep you updated.<br><br>Bolivar <p></p><i></i>


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