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I have a 1990 Harley Davidson flhs. The air leaks out of the front suspension over a day. The fork seals are not leaking oil. The handle bar serves as the reservoir for the air. Any suggestions where the air leak may be?

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The leak most probably is coming from the seals at the "manifold" assemblies on the very top of the fork tubes. Replacement will require the windshield and speedometer to be removed for access to that area. Also check the hose that runs to the hadlebars are the might be a crack or small hole in it. BTW, while the system is supposed to be an "anti-dive" front end you will suffer no long term ill effects from having no air in it.

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