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I have the typical problem of leaky fork seals, the leak is slow I know I need to get them replaced but Im looking for any quik fix ideas anyone might have so I can ride on thursday, can I just add oil? to the exsisting oil or do I have to drain everything? I f so how much do I add?

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Here is a tip from over at www.4strokes.com that may solve your leaky seal problem.

Leaky Fork Seals - If your fork seals haven't been leaking for a while you might want to try and sliding a playing card or the like up under the seal. Sometimes it may dislodge a particle that is keeping the seal from sealing. By 4Strokes.com

A friend off mine used camera film negatives on his ktm lc4 and that solved his leaky seal problem.

As far as how to adjust the oil level in the forks. I think the only accurate way is too dump each fork and refill with the same amount following the instructions in your service manual.

Greg.

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