MTB Mechanic: How to Overhaul a Fork

  • By Lennard Zinn
  • Published Jun. 26, 2011
  • Updated Oct. 12, 2012 at 12:56 PM EDT

One of the more tricky overhauls to perform on your bike is one on the fork. With so many parts and areas to keep clean,’s Lennard Zinn shows us how to correctly overhaul a fork with the least amount of confusion.


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Lennard Zinn

Lennard Zinn

Our longtime technical writer joined VeloNews in 1987. He is also a framebuilder, a former U.S. National Team rider, and author of many bicycle books, including Zinn and the Art of Mountain Bike Maintenance and Zinn and the Art of Road Bike Maintenance, as well as Zinn and the Art of Triathlon Bikes and Zinn's Cycling Primer: Maintenance Tips and Skill Building for Cyclists. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in physics from Colorado College. Readers can send brief technical questions to Ask LZ.

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