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    grease injection trouble on a SS2

    I am having trouble injecting grease into my lower pivot using the Lubrimatic Mini Grease gun. I have tried cycling the shock prior to injection but the grease just backs out of the head. Any advise? Thanks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by wonny View Post
    I am having trouble injecting grease into my lower pivot using the Lubrimatic Mini Grease gun. I have tried cycling the shock prior to injection but the grease just backs out of the head. Any advise? Thanks!
    I'm assuming you have the older style press in zerk fittings? This is typical of the early style press in zerk fittings.. the support spring gets pushed into the void behind the zerk and the ball then blocks the grease you are trying to squeeze in... Best option is to either remove the zerk and inject grease, or install a new zerk fitting. The newer threaded style zerks seem to be a bit more robust and user friendly.

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    It also helps to loosen the pivot bolts and take the air out of the suspension.

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