How to Repair Leaking Seals on Yamaha Forks?

Answer The forks on your Yamaha allow the tires to bounce up and down over rocks, holes, bumps and debris on the roads and trails you ride on. If you have a leak in your forks, replace the seals immediate... Read More »

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How Do I Repair Seals on the Front Forks of a 1982 Honda GL500 Silver?

Before attempting any repair job, you should have tools and parts necessary on hand. Brakes and suspension components of a motorcycle are vital to rider safety. If you are not confident in doing re... Read More »

How to Get the Fork Legs Off the Forks on a Yamaha?

Servicing the front forks on your Yamaha motorcycle for the first time can be a frustrating ordeal. Many DIYers often begin with little difficulty, removing the forks from the motorcycle and disass... Read More »

Does the Yamaha V Star 650 classic have tapered forks?

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How Do I Service the Front Forks on a Yamaha Virago?

The Yamaha Virago was a relatively successful cruising motorcycle that Yamaha produced from 1981 through 2005. Though the company no longer offers new models on its website, it does still offer Vir... Read More »