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    Is it possible to convert a coil fork to an air fork

    While removing my spring in my xc32tk i accidentally broke a small piece that changes the preload and i was wondering if it is possible to just convert the fork to an air sprung fork by buying all of the neccasary components, instead of having to buy a new spring and pieces etc...

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    Maybe. If the walls are scuffed from the coils, your air spring will leak. It would also be more expensive. You can more than likely buy a new preload adjuster from your LBS.

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    That is true. The big problem realy is that the black x firm spring is to soft for me. I fear that if i do a drop higher then two feet that it would bottom out hard. I only have a couple hours of riding on the bike and the couple small ledges that i went off of around town got almost all of the 120 mm travel.

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