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post #1 of 2 Old Dec 29th, 2009, 2:39 pm Thread Starter
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Fork Seal Failures

I developed a leak in my left fork seal and had both fork seals changed out in February of 2009. 11,000 miles later, my left fork seal has a leak again. The good thing is, it is covered by the BMW parts warranty, work and parts done less than a year ago.

Anyone else have a similar issue? What could be causing this to occur on the left seal only? I use the center stand most of the time and only rarely use the side stand.

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post #2 of 2 Old Dec 29th, 2009, 2:53 pm
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Re: Fork Seal Failures

Could have a pitted or damaged fork tube. Not that likely since they're so protected on the LT. Probably just a coincidence...

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