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Have a 2009 Fat Bob. Getting lots of squeaks from the rear suspension. Wondering if there are any lubrication points that need to be addressed

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Usually when a Softail squeaks it's down at the shocks. Specifically the "ballcrank" ends where the bolts hold them to the swingarm and in the front of the shock. These things are like a swivel joint affair and they'll get dry and squeak. They are not designed to be lubricated and are sealed. You may have to replace them.

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Posted on May 19, 2011

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