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Adding Front Fork Oil


Post by Dean » Sun Sep 28, 2008 4:38 pm

I have adjustable triple tree forks on my 1959 panhead w/ sidecar. I am trying to add fork oil and I think I have located the breather and the plug where I would do that. It appears that I need a very large flathead screwdriver to unscrew the plug. Is that correct or is there another tool for this?

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Re: Adding Front Fork Oil


Post by awander » Mon Sep 29, 2008 2:54 am

a "drag link socket"(basically, a big screwdriver blade for your rathcet wrench) should do it.

Harbor Freight has several really inexpensive sets.

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