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maybe the reson is look in pic att you see bottom original cover with lip
and above new one without lip Im understand I need cork seal not o-ring
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look at pic attc you see At the bottom original cover with lip above new one without lip
maybe I need to put cork seal not o-ring
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the new cover without lip uses flat seal cork or silicone.do you have a mixed set now?your year should have o-rings.''when in doubt do what the factory did'' D.D.
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Zari, Google wants a signin to see photo. Try again?
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Cork on flat style (early)
O ring on lip style (later)
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in your pic the upper tube takes cork, the lower uses "O" ring, I have a couple bikes with mixed cork and "O" ring tubes hahahaha
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Still leaking with the new flat cover with cork seal what can I do????
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Yes less but still there
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try turning the tube a bit with your fingers, should stop the leak.
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