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 Post subject: TR 2 Rear Shocks
PostPosted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 9:43 am 
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My shocks leak oil badly.Does anyone know where I can have them repaired or where I can find the info to repair myself.
Any help would be appreciated.
Stuart


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 Post subject: Re: TR 2 Rear Shocks
PostPosted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:18 am 
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Tricky. The shocks were never meant to be reconditioned, particularly at home; just buy new ones. The Register stocks new though there have been some problems. SG leslie in Melbourne will recondition at a cost. Beyond that NOS Imports in the USA have been used by a couple of members and they are happy. There is also Apple Hydraulics in the USA. They don't come cheap.


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 Post subject: Re: TR 2 Rear Shocks
PostPosted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:35 am 
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I have had three of the new Register shocks fail on me. Two catastrophically at speed on bumps and one that started leaking badly despite it never having been installed.
As Terry says the original ones can be overhauled, I can't recall who does them. I believe the Register ones cannot be repaired.


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 Post subject: Re: TR 2 Rear Shocks
PostPosted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:45 am 
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Thanks guys I'll try a few of those leads


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 Post subject: Re: TR 2 Rear Shocks
PostPosted: Thu Jan 25, 2018 11:28 pm 
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Stuart.
Talk to Ian Wall who has recently gone the USA route.
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 Post subject: Re: TR 2 Rear Shocks
PostPosted: Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:33 pm 
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Hi Stuart
I got mine adjustable competition lever arm rear shocks from NOS Imports in the US. I am very happy with them so far. Cost was $650 delivered to my home. You can send the old ones over to them for a discount. but the postage makes it not worth doing that.


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