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15099

Re: Leaking Front Forks

Seams like the Seal Mate type of solution only works for minor leaks, when here is a significant amount of dirt trapped under the fork seal lip causing the
sp33d3
8:37 AM
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15098

Re: Leaking Front Forks

This may stop some cases of leak, but what do I do about all the missing oil? I dumped a fair amount out on the ground before I noticed. From:
John Shaw
May 25
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15097

Re: Leaking Front Forks

You might want to check out this inexpensive product first; Fix Leaking Fork Seals With | SealMate.net http://www.sealmate.net http://www.sealmate.net Fix
rbthuffman
May 25
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15096

Re: Fw: [T TBS R] Leaking Front Forks

On 5/25/2015 8:39 AM, 'John Shaw' horton@... ... yes, do-able without special tools. Before you install the spring, put in the oil and pump the damper to
John Cooper
May 25
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15095

Re: Fw: [T TBS R] Leaking Front Forks

Thanks for the 3 replies. I have decided this is doable myself based on these replies and the threads it led to. From:
John Shaw
May 25
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15094

Re: Fw: [T TBS R] Leaking Front Forks

I've found a nice write-up with pics on triumphrat.net for fork seals on a Hinckley Bonneville. Very similar set-up to the TBS. ... #yiv1550465467ygrp-mkp
Jim Eichhorn
May 24
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15093

Fw: [T TBS R] Leaking Front Forks

Hi,Ijust did my forks for the 1st time.U can use homemade tools.Theres plenty of help on You Tube.Good luck On Sunday, May 24, 2015 3:47 PM, "'John Shaw'
Dennis Young
May 24
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15092

Re: Leaking Front Forks

Hey, John. You won't need any special tools, per se. You can use a length of pvc to drive your new fork seals into place, assuming that is your issue. Measure
Jim Eichhorn
May 24
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15091

Leaking Front Forks

Hi: Got a bit of a puddle under the forks. Was considering fixing it myself, nearest dealers are 1.5 hours and local bikes shops have not been good to me on
John Shaw
May 24
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15090

Re: Production numbers

There is a slim chance that Triumph USA could possibly have those numbers. Give 'em a call at (888)284-6288. I've called them with questions about my '98 TBS
Jim Eichhorn
Mar 2
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15089

Re: Production numbers

Is there a link to the numbers, can't seem to find any. Interested in the 98 TBS.
klr650nut
Mar 2
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15088

Re: Production numbers

On 2/27/2015 6:42 AM, Walter Jon carguy53151@... ... Not exactly;p I have this: Thunderbird Sport Model Years: 1998 through 2004 Production Run: From 7
John Cooper
Feb 28
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15087

Production numbers

Does anyone have TBS production numbers by model year? Sent from my iPhone
Walter Jon
Feb 27
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15086

Re: Hello from South Dakota

I have used a similar device for setting fork seals. On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 10:35 PM, "John Cooper john@...
Jim Eichhorn
Feb 26
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15085

Re: Hello from South Dakota

On 2/25/2015 3:53 PM, cc@... ... PVC Pipe from Home Depot... -- John Skyport East www.skyportservices.net
John Cooper
Feb 25
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