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Information and questions on GL1200 Goldwings (1984-1987)
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brianaber
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changed the front fork oil seals on a 85 1200 ltd all went well until we tried ti fill the shock with oil!!!!the oil wont go in ????just a few cc go in and that it ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,HELP,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,where did we go wrong
BRIAN



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Goofaroo
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Do you have the spring out and the cap off? What you're saying doesn't make sense.

brianaber
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spring and cap off, just read wing mans instruction recommends,, filling tube before fitting , its 24.00hours here i will get some sleep and try again to-morrow
thanks for taking the time to answer me Brian

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I'm confused as well. Waiting to hear back.


Thanks to all who answer and help. It is greatly appreciated!
Ed

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