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post #8 of (permalink) Old 05-26-2019, 10:35 AM
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Location: Laguna Beach, California, USA
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Originally Posted by Ed M View Post
I have been experimenting with adding a small amount of ATF on the forks just under the dust covers in hopes of extending the life of the seals and other components at the top portion of the fork assembly. Has anyone tried this and have you noticed any benefit?

I did exactly that 6,000 miles ago with this https://www.etsy.com/listing/6551098...xoCiwwQAvD_BwE . The seals absorbed the stopleak and there hasn't been a drop leaked since then. And no cotton ball was used

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