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I took my left fork fork apart on my 2013 kx250f as it was sticking. As I was rebuilding I remembered that I forgot to look which way the fork seal goes as its aftermarket and has springs on either side. Which way faces the oil? One side protrudes outwards and the other is sucked inside the outer seal and that side has dual sealing lips. If I put the dual sealing lips towards the oil the retaining clip doesn't go on properly as the inside protrudes toward the dust seal

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Hahahaaa. Must be a good day to be forking around on the bikes. Hey, J and I just finished moments ago pulling a fork apart to flip the seal that was installed improperly.

 

The pointy part of the inner lips go UP towards the oil side. The longer protruding lip goes down.

 

Here is a picture of an old seal. My thumb is pointing towards the oil side, towards the top of the fork. Install that way.

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