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Offline Katsi

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Buy new fork tubes
« on: April 29, 2017, 08:04:16 pm »
Anyone know where I can get a set of new upper fork tubes for a 2003 Concourse?  I would like to get them ASAP if possible.  I'm searching the net now but I don't, know the size.

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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2017, 08:17:45 pm »
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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2017, 08:25:03 pm »
Yeah, I already looked at those.  They and others are on my watch list.  Well, the seals are already purchased so I'll go through the motions.  See you Tuesday ,  Thanks for all the help so far.  I can defiantly get the forks out again.  :)

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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2017, 09:37:53 pm »
A popular upgrade for the ZRX crowd is to use ZX-14 forks.  Should be possible on the C10 although I don't know that I've seen it done.  The C14 forks should also work here. 
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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #4 on: April 29, 2017, 10:45:18 pm »
A popular upgrade for the ZRX crowd is to use ZX-14 forks.  Should be possible on the C10 although I don't know that I've seen it done.  The C14 forks should also work here.

Really? C14 forks?

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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #5 on: April 30, 2017, 12:30:14 am »
Here is how to do it on a ZRX:

http://www.zrxoa.org/forums/showthread.php?273700-ZX14-set-up-feeler-thread

I never even implied that these were a direct fit, but that it's a popular upgrade for ZRX owners and that the ZRX and C10 have similar front-end design.
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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2017, 04:54:23 pm »
In case anyone is wondering, you can get the tubes for 295 bucks each at the Kawasaki Parts House.   :great:
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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #7 on: May 06, 2017, 01:26:33 am »
Only $295 huh?  If you're in need of fork tubes, Greens Motorcycle Salvage in Millwood, KY had a couple of C10's when I was down there a few weeks ago.  I believe the forks were ok on them.  Bought a complete fork assy with the triples for a 250 ninja for $200.  New is nice.....but not $600 nice.

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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #8 on: May 06, 2017, 11:52:07 pm »
Here in the UK I got mine from Allbikeengineering.co.uk
Fitted them to Sanji and worked perfectly.
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Re: Buy new fork tubes
« Reply #9 on: May 07, 2017, 02:54:13 pm »
Might check with the Wizard.