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Jaymz11

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leaking out of the fork boot
« on: May 12, 2020, 09:45:53 AM »
my 86 is leaking badly out if the fork boot.
what causes this and how to repair?

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Re: leaking out of the fork boot
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2020, 09:46:35 AM »
Input seal leak or input bearing.
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Re: leaking out of the fork boot
« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2020, 05:32:09 PM »
Gear oil or engine oil??
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Re: leaking out of the fork boot
« Reply #3 on: Jun 03, 2020, 01:23:26 PM »
Gear oil or engine oil??

Good point.  Engine oil would mean its a rear main seal, gear oil would mean it a trans input.
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Re: leaking out of the fork boot
« Reply #4 on: Jun 06, 2020, 01:16:10 AM »
Where's Jaymz11  :dunno:

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