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Fork Seal Installation - Which Way Round
#787982 10/24/19 1:22 am
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Which way do the fork seals get installed? Which end goes up into the fork seal holder? This is for a 1968 BSA lightning front end.

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Re: Fork Seal Installation - Which Way Round
jakejoseph #787999 10/24/19 7:25 am
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On any seal, the lip with the “springy“ bit goes towards the oil area. Hope this makes sense.


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Re: Fork Seal Installation - Which Way Round
jakejoseph #788077 10/24/19 11:56 pm
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And the hole goes on the inside....................................... (just being facetious)


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