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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 4:29 pm 
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can this be done at home by me..... :oops: just wondered before I buy a new shock or get this sent off for a service :oops:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 4:37 pm 
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if its air then i wouldn't. they tend to be under pressure. still got a dent in the roof at work where some one tried the same :shock:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 4:49 pm 
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May be buying a new one then..... :cry: more bloody money :roll:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:08 pm 
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Oil and pressured gasses normaly result in

BOOM!!

Dont do it (unless theres a film crew handy) :lol: :lol:

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:13 pm 
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When I get a replacement I will shoot it with the shotgun and see what happens....pics will follow :lol: :lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 10:55 pm 
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is that the float? the negative air chamber on these (in the 'stanchion') is filled with nitrous oxide i think, big no no


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 10:57 pm 
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Nope not that one cyfa...the bloody o2 thing that came on my trek...it is a bit squelchy,functions ok but the noise is doing me head in and the fox wont fit it :roll:


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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 11:01 pm 
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What size is the fox? :wink:

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 22, 2011 4:54 pm 
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O2s are serviceable/rebuild-able by a competent home mechanic. It's not that hard.


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PostPosted: Sat Jan 22, 2011 5:09 pm 
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You only want me to put a hole in my ceiling..... :lol:


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