How to Change Fork Seals?

Answer The fork seals are the plastic rings that are in the center of the front forks on your motorcycle. The front forks are the two metal tubes that the front wheel is mounted between. Without proper wo... Read More »

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How to Change the Fork Seals of a CX500?

Fork seals play a vital role in the function of the front suspension on the Honda CX500. These retain the hydraulic fluid that aids in the dampening function of the forks as well as anti-dive and s... Read More »

How to Change Fork Seals on a Harley?

Harley-Davidson motorcycles are equipped with telescopic front forks. Operating as large shock absorbers, the front forks enable the front wheel to maintain contact with the road under varying cond... Read More »

How to Change Fork Seals on a Dirtbike?

The fork seals on a dirt bike keep the fork oil or air contained inside the fork throughout the life of the bike. The front forks will not operate correctly unless the fork seals are in working con... Read More »

How to Change the Fork Seals on a 2010 YZF 450?

The Yamaha YZF 450 has one fork seal on each front fork. The forks are secured to the frame of the bike by metal clamps at the top of the forks. The clamps connect just under the handlebars. If the... Read More »