front fork springs

Discussion in 'Other Service and Maintenance' started by Benito1976, Apr 12, 2010.

  1. Benito1976

    Benito1976 Member

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    I would like to know if it's possible to increase the preload of the front fork springs of my flht 05...please help me :worthy
     
  2. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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  3. Benito1976

    Benito1976 Member

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  4. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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    The 10 wt oil will usually do the trick, if not there's the Screamin eagle 15 wt but that will stiffen the forks up considerably. You can also try an extra 1/2 ounce of oil in each leg.
     
  5. Bud White

    Bud White Well-Known Member Retired Moderators

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    15wt does stiffen them up quite a bit nose dive will become a thing of the past its almost too stiff
     
  6. Benito1976

    Benito1976 Member

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    Thanks to all...I'll try the 15...:s