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Ohlins spring Inserts, Front Forks - BMW F800GS

Is replacement just to unload the front end, unscrew the top of the fork, pull out the old spring, replace and add new oil.

If so great but unlikely, also, is there an oil drain and how much new oil is put back in?

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You are right in the removal and replacement of the springs, my tip so you dont have to change the oil is when you are removing the springs nip your fingers on 1 section of the spring and turn the spring in your fingers like you are unscrewing a bolt.any oil loss will be neglible. oil is 270mls per leg if you want to change it.

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