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Francis Barnett 1960 forks 250 crusier

Post  PeterIsANovice on Mon Jul 17, 2017 8:33 am

The chrome on one of the rear forks is rather tatty/rusted - and I need to service both the fronts and rear. Anyone please got any information on how to strip down and renew.

Thanking you in anticipation.

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Chrome on the rear forks??

Post  piston 197 on Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:18 am

Do you mean the shrouds on the shock absorbers ?
to strip these down place the small end on the ground or in a vice press down the top shroud and get someone else to remove the 2 loose, half circle collets in the top, both shrouds and the spring can be taken off when these collets are removed
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