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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-20-2007, 06:18 AM Thread Starter
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how much fork oil does a k2 1000 take. never did this before so if anyone could offer advice it would be great. i dont have a service manual.( my 2 year old son used it as set of knee sliders along with girls aloud cd). have done it on a dirk bike but im sure it will be different. thanks.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-20-2007, 07:12 AM
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GSX-R1000K2
Suzuki Fork Oil L01 or an equivalent fork oil.
Front fork oil capacity (each fork) 517 ml or 17.5 US oz or 18.2 Imp oz

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i only got 250ml out of the first one i did.
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i only got 250ml out of the first one i did.
Are you just doing a drain and refill or a total rebuild. Sounds like the forks have lost some oil over the past 4 - 5 years and the seals need to be replaced.

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