F1 sport forks

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miles ackroyd
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F1 sport forks

Post by miles ackroyd » Mon Jul 27, 2020 3:26 pm

I am trying to get any information at all regarding servicing the front forks on my F1 Sport.
Can anybody help?
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Re: F1 sport forks

Post by fogrider » Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:43 pm

Mine were done by WP suspension, Manby. A company long gone.
I believe it was 5wt oil, 150mm down.

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Re: F1 sport forks

Post by Anthony Duffield » Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:57 am


If anyone can help it will be Richard Negus, who often contributes to this forum, you could try a PM.


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Re: F1 sport forks

Post by Richard Negus » Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:18 pm

Hi Miles,
You left a phone number for me to call you back.
I think the number you gave is incorrect as, at the third call, a very irate lady gave me an earfull and claimed not to know you.
Please try again on my landline, around 7pm is best.
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Re: F1 sport forks

Post by andy588tt » Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:00 pm

Are your forks leaking? the seals they are a very whird size White power agent was not helpful Richard N is the only guy who will have them mine went five years ago it took me a long time to bleed like any modan bike upside down forks dont like standing around doing nothing. use quility fork oil with new seals Ride safe Andy cool
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