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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-25-2010, 07:41 PM Thread Starter
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How much oil to put in our forks

I cant seem to figure out exactly how much oil our forks take. My manual says to push the fork all the way up and measure down from the top of the tube to the oil level and it should be 230 mm???? Ive never seen anything like this. All my old motorcycle manuals told you exactly how much to put in in cc's or milliliters. Anybody know the amount to put in without having to use this silly procedure?
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The Kawi manual says approx 310 mL for US and Canadian models when changing oil.

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Great! Thanks
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