gl1500 swing arm bearing lube???


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gl1500 swing arm bearing lube???

Postby dingdong » Thu Jul 31, 2014 3:26 pm



Can I lubricate the swing arm bearings without completely removing it? I'm getting ready to replace the u-joint and boot so I will have the arm loose.


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Re: gl1500 swing arm bearing lube???

Postby Fatwing Chris » Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:21 pm

Not really.You're already in that deep,so I would pull it apart,wash out the bearings and check them,replace or relube as required.Probably a good Idea to replace the seals one way or the other.
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Re: gl1500 swing arm bearing lube???

Postby mrtwowheel » Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:23 pm

Looking at a parts fiche for that year swingarm, I don't see a zerk fitting on that swingarm.

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