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Hey guys I was just wondering, I need to change my fork oil in my bike just wondering how to do it? Do I just un screw the top cap and let the oil drain or is there another chamber I have to drain once i get the top cap off?

Thanks for any help.

Also how much oil do you recommend putting in? I'm 210lbs.

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I'm having trouble getting the compression clicker screw out it back's out then feels like it hits a stop, do I just keep turning to get it out?

Thats what i have to do to get the inner chamber fork oil out right?

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No, the compression clicker is not meant to back out, so don't try. You need to loosen the large 50mm damper on the top of the fork from the outer tube. Then the outer tube will slide down and you can drain the oil. The owner's manual goes through all of this pretty well.....

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yeah I already did that but i thought there was oil in the "inner chamber" too, or the damper whatever it is called.

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check out Shaun Mc's Sticky at the top of this forum it is well said in laymens terms. whatever you do stop till you read this or your manual

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check out Shaun Mc's Sticky at the top of this forum it is well said in laymens terms. whatever you do stop till you read this or your manual

why would he read the manual? He didnt even read the very first reply to his own question... :devil:

Regarding the compression clicker; When you say you unscrewed it and it doesnt come out, youre talking about the entire silver assembly right? If thats the case, its pulling a vaccum on the inner chamber. You can relieve this by carefully pushing the damper rod in while pulling on the "base bolt" (thats what the entire assembly is techically called) and it'll come right out.

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You lost your manual, didn't you?

It's ok, you can admit it. Everyone here is a really sympathetic person and would never kick a man while he's down.

Much....

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i need to no how much fork oil goes in the inner and outer chambers on forks 2006 crf450r

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Even though you roost me most of the time Steele10, I will give you the answer to your question. Outer chamber 550cc, Inner chamber 100cc

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