front forks maintenance

Information and questions on GL1100 Goldwings (1980-1983)
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front forks maintenance

Post by imadamine » Tue Jun 28, 2016 6:00 am

Hi guys,
I have an 81 GL1100 interstate and changing fork seals and oil, I want to ask what kind of oil should I put and how much ech fork should have?

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Re: front forks maintenance

Post by dingdong » Tue Jun 28, 2016 9:30 am

You can use ATF or fork oil specific to motorcycles. Nothing wrong with using ATF. My gl1000 manual recommends ATF.
8 oz. is the amount for a 1981 gl1100.

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