Now gently slide the damper fork leg into the lowers. Only slide
the leg halfway into the lowers to leave room to add oil.
Apply the included Loctite 680 to the outside edge of the casting
plug. This will ensure that the casting plug remains seated in the
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Now install the casting plug by placing it over the end of the
rebound shaft and securing it with the foot bolt.
Tighten the foot bolt to seat the casting plug onto the rebound
shaft. Once the casting plug is fully seated, loosen and remove
the foot bolt.
Before sliding the damper-side fork leg back into the lowers, apply
fresh grease (SRAM Butter or Slick Honey) to the seal and wiper
located in the fork lowers. Make sure the grease makes it into the
channel that runs around the inside diameter, just below the dust
With the bottom of the fork facing upward, add 10cc of RockShox
0W- 30 suspension fluid into the lower leg.
Slowly slide the fork tube the rest of the way into the lowers while
keeping the bottom of the fork pointing upward to stop the suspension fluid from leaking out. The casting plug should be visible
from the bottom of the fork once the fork tube has been inserted
all the way.