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post #1 of 5 Old 04-19-2008, 08:24 PM Thread Starter
 
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Wink new on KLR

I am new on KLR, it be a great surprise to find you .
I buy a KLR today, it 2000 edition.
And my first question is how, i have to change the boot on the fork.
do a have to take all the fork off?
if some body can't answer me with this, it will be fowderfull.
And sorry if a do some mistake in my writting.
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post #2 of 5 Old 04-19-2008, 10:56 PM
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Welcome Sir, Yes you have to take off the forks. You have to find a way to lift your front suspension off the ground. Maybe buy a ATV/bike lift. The KLR650 is really an pretty easy bike to work on and the fork seals are a simple procedure if you have the right tools. Most importantly is the bike lift. Try this link http://www.klrforum.com/showthread.p...ght=fork+seals
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post #3 of 5 Old 04-20-2008, 08:12 AM
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Bonjour, from Winnipeg....welcome to the forum.

Enjoy riding your KLR..... maybe the trip through the townships over to Ottawa would probabaly be a lot of fun. Let me know if you have or plan to do it. It's on my list...........

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post #4 of 5 Old 04-20-2008, 12:36 PM
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Welcome to the forum Legrand....

2008 DL650 VStrom Yellow and Black
Previous ride was a 2007 KLR Black/Silver, I miss it..
Looking to get back into KLR's sometime soon.

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post #5 of 5 Old 04-22-2008, 09:59 PM Thread Starter
 
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thank a lot,
it look to be easy,
i am a technicien, i work on commercial kitchen equipement.
so i think with those information, i well be OK to do the job done.
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