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2003 harleydavidson rear shocks leaking how to check

Check for leak in rear shocks

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    right rear shock is dripping oil

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    oil leak in back shock


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In the arely forum pages, they say to put soap around the connexctor at the top of the shock. Start with the hoses and check them for cracks. The Harley shocks are known for this problem and is usually in the head of the shcok where the connector installs and can be replaced with new air shock parts for the connector to the shock. Hope this helps. TOm

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