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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-27-2019, 08:15 AM Thread Starter
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Fork oil weight?

Hi,

My fork seals are leaking so I am planning on changing the seals and Fork oil.

I have bought the Suzuki Fork seal kit.

I don't know what oil weight to go with. 5W or 10w?

The forks are stock, I weigh 175lbs.

hope you can help me on this. thanks.

Bike: K6 GSXR 600
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-27-2019, 08:41 AM
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Re: Fork oil weight?

Spec is 5W , if you're just riding around town /normal stuff I wouldn't think you would need to go up to a 10W.
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Re: Fork oil weight?

5W. Full stop.
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