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Gooday, I've got a new-to-me 15 year old unit with just 37k miles on it and will be replacing the fork seals and bushings because of a slight leak.
My question is: should I also replace the springs while I'm at it?
 

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Depends on a couple of things. How much do you weigh & do you have a passenger? 1800 fork springs are easy to R&R if you decide they need replacing later.
 

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Don't forget to service your rear shock also! As in, make sure the preload pump is full and I'd make sure the shock is ok to.
The point being shocks and springs do wear out!
 

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Many thanks for the great suggestions and I ride alone usually at 190lbs but have decided to replace the fronts with OEM springs while getting the seals and bushings done so it's all done at the same time!
 
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