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Offline Luddfooter

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2016 TS Air Gap Forks
« on: 04 September, 2020, 05:01:08 PM »
Hi

Please could someone enlighten me what the correct air gap is for the forks on my 2016 TS following fork seal rebuild and fork oil change?

Many thanks

Phil

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Re: 2016 TS Air Gap Forks
« Reply #1 on: 04 September, 2020, 08:15:01 PM »
With springs out and fork fully compressed std gap is 85mm   (this assumes stock springs)   
« Last Edit: 04 September, 2020, 08:17:33 PM by Timbox »
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Re: 2016 TS Air Gap Forks
« Reply #2 on: 10 September, 2020, 06:45:12 AM »
Thanks Timbox

If anyone knew I thought it would be you!

Much appreciated

Phil 😀

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Re: 2016 TS Air Gap Forks
« Reply #3 on: 22 September, 2020, 07:08:48 AM »
Hi Timbox,
Is a 2013 TS same air gap ?
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Re: 2016 TS Air Gap Forks
« Reply #4 on: 22 September, 2020, 07:40:41 AM »
*Originally Posted by ozbloke [+]
Hi Timbox,
Is a 2013 TS same air gap ?
Thanks

No idea mate, never had one of those and dont have any specs/manuals for them

Edit: Found it, and no its not the same, 69mm for earlier sport
« Last Edit: 22 September, 2020, 07:54:27 AM by Timbox »
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Re: 2016 TS Air Gap Forks
« Reply #5 on: 23 September, 2020, 12:59:30 AM »
Thanks mate for the info
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Guy