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HOW TO SET UP A STOCKER PART ONE: FORK FIX
By Jimmy Lewis
Let’s face it, XRs were made for riding around camp and not for full blown motocross. Stock XR forks bottom at the first sign of a bump or a jump. This issue we show you a cheap and easy fort fix.Supply list: SAE 20w fork oil
1. remove forks.
2. Drain oil.
3. Fill fork with 20w oil and set the level to 100mm below the top of the tube with the fork fully collapsed and the spring removed.
See the illustration:
4. Do the other fork.
5. Carefully re-assemble
6. Stop by Harbor Freight to return all the
impact tools you sheered off in the process.
7. Go riding!
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