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CKajiwara
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 Posted December 10th, 2009 03:52 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
Can you tell if forks are kayaba or showa just by looking at them with no stickers?
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trac dave
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 Posted December 10th, 2009 09:17 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
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CKajiwara wrote:
Can you tell if forks are kayaba or showa just by looking at them with no stickers?

if you tell me what year and model bike they are on i can tell you what they are.

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CKajiwara
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 Posted December 14th, 2009 10:32 AM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
I figured out my 06 kx250f has showas. Right? There's no way of telling just by looking at them?
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Slow-Boy
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 Posted December 27th, 2009 02:53 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
The top caps are different between Showa & KYB.
   
CKajiwara
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 Posted December 28th, 2009 12:33 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
ok. What kind of forks are on an 01 cr250 ??
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Patrick304x
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 Posted December 28th, 2009 12:48 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
honda/suzuki-showa
kawi/yamaha/honda 2009 crf450r- KYB
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Slow-Boy
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 Posted January 1st, 2010 04:28 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
THe 2001 CR250 came with Showa 47mm forks.
   
Slow-Boy
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 Posted January 1st, 2010 04:35 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
An additional note. The 2001 CR250 forks are the cartridge type as apose to the newer twin tube type
   
Slow-Boy
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 Posted January 1st, 2010 04:38 PM   IP           Reply with quote Edit Post Delete post
Sorry. I waqs looking at the wrong thing. It looks like they are the newer twin tube type
   



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