How to Change Fork Seals on a '79 Yamaha XS1100 Special?

Answer Your 1979 Yamaha XS1100 Special relies on a hydraulic front fork to reduce the shock generated by an uneven road. Oil in the fork legs slows motion of the front fork as it passes over a bump, reduc... Read More »

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How to Change the Fork Seals on a 99 Yamaha?

The forks on a 1999 Yamaha motorcycle are the two metal rods on either side of the front tire. The front forks absorb the vibrations and bumps that the front tire hits when you are riding. The fork... Read More »

How to Change the Front Fork Seals on a Yamaha WR 250?

The Yamaha WR 250 is a dirt bike that comes with either a two- or a four-stroke engine. Whichever engine your bike has, the process for changing the fork seals is the same. The seals are the plasti... Read More »

How to Change Fork Seals on a Yamaha V Star 1100?

Keeping your V Star 1100 in its peak operating condition requires much more than an oil change every now and then. A watchful eye must be kept on the motorcycle's fork, which relies on an oil-dampi... Read More »

How to Change Fork Seals on a 1999 Yamaha YZ250?

Yamaha's 1999 YZ250 was equipped with an inverted, fully adjustable hydraulic front fork that could cope with the rigors of competitive off-road racing. The fork legs relied on a seal to contain a ... Read More »