Headtohead with the rockshox lyrik one of my other longtravel favorites, i think the fox talas 36 wins out in overall performance. Talas sbc enduro sbc brain k2 pull shock fox racing shox hangar way watsonville ca 95076 8312746500 fax 8317689312 e mail servicefoxracingshox website foxracingshox. Trek bike owners manuals and bontrager product manuals trek. Fox triad, custom onthefly 3position switch 1 lock out 2 open 3 propedal pedal assisting damping, rebound adj. Use this procedure to measure the sag on your fox racing shox float and vanilla shocks. Attach a fox racing shox high pressure pump to the schrader valve.
Yeah,i have the fox talas 32 rlc,that would be cool to learn how to do the sevice on it,its just about due i think. I have a 2009 talas 32 and tried these for the first time. So just standing and trying its fine, but even pedaling in a parking lot it compresses fully 5. Fox racing shox 2009 owners manual 32 float rlc page 33. Alright im going to follow your advice and go for the fox oil, as far as the uppers, the fox webpage recommends ifp chamber 3 cc main chamber 5 cc negative chamber 3 cc the fox rebuild videos and picture diagrams of 32mm talas rlc only show float fluid going into 2 chambers both talas side, not 3 as their oil recommendation chart shows. Sep 16, 2009 yeah,i have the fox talas 32 rlc,that would be cool to learn how to do the sevice on it,its just about due i think. The new fox branded seals are too tight to fit into 20 or older fork models. Talas travel lever could use a little more noticeable click between settings looks to be improved for 2009 the bottom line. This is a 2004 fox float rl that i pulled off my kona bike.
Being careful not to further compress the fork, dismount the bicycle. With its 153mm rear travel platform and low slung center of gravity, the rm slayer was the perfect rig to see what this fork could handle in the rough stuff and on extended climbs. Fork oil service fox f100rl fork this video shows us how to service your fox f100rl use the right oil volumes for your fox fork. My bike frame developed a crack some years ago so i parted it out.
Fox talas rl w talas 3, 140120100mm, alloy stanchions, disk only, compression and rebound adj. There is so much resistance that the fork is now useless. There are quite a few discussions on this forum related to fox talas and float fork setup, so do some searching and hopefully you will get more ideas there too. Fox 36 talas r 160mm mountain bike suspension fork. Low speed compression, high speed compression, air spring pressure, rebound, talas travel adjust crown. Dec 18, 2009 fox constructs the 32 talas rlc with both a 1 18 steer tube, and in a 1. Cautions and warnings cautions and warnings will be highlighted in red text, as shown below.
Hello looking for a service manual for my wifes rst gila t4 fork on her 2004 specialized. Competitive cyclist guide to fox 32 rlc fork set up. Fox talas 0 2004 oil volume levels for fork service. The talas system retains its ability to provide the appropriate spring. Fox float rl 120 manual travel, 100, 120, 140, 150, 160, 170, rlcconverted to float air spring for better 2011 fox talas fit 32 rlc fork 26 120, find great deals on ebay for fox talas in forks. Initially, i was a bit spooked by that fact, since forks that feel frictionless right away tend to develop loose bushings over time. Using the air spring settings table below, pump your fork to the appropriate setting using the. The spring tension wiper is separate from exterior seal so its basically floating between the foam ring and the exterior seal. Fox racing shox 32mm forx owners manual pdf download. Competitive cyclist shows you how to overhaul your fox forks and. The 140mm position works great on climbs and everywhere else, i guess negating the need for talus. The talas system retains its ability to provide the appropriate spring rate for each travel setting and features a linear air spring rate, feeling more coillike in its performance than any other air fork. Fox racing shox recommends that you at least read the first six pages of foxhelp. Oct 04, 2008 competitive cyclists guide to the fox 32 rlc fork shock set up.
Fox constructs the 32 talas rlc with both a 1 18 steer tube, and in a 1. This will facilitate removal of the aircap and also protect the talas lever from being forced past its stops. Just the one schrader valve, i dont have the manual, but just going of the 2008 fox manual online which indeed says 90 100psi. The new 2010 32 talas arrived a few weeks prior to its intended steed, the ibis mojo, and it took all i could muster to keep from hacking the steerer for installation on another bike in the stable, but in the end i was patient and. Initially, i was a bit spooked by that fact, since forks that feel friction. Use our oil volume levels to service your fork yourself. Simple seal maintenance fox fork 32 talas rlc youtube. Fox has truly delivered on the whole linear compression hype. Using the air spring settings table below, pump your fork to the appropriate setting using the fox high pressure pump, then remove the pump. Get manuals for custom oe products complete pdf booklet 1. We show here how to remove the dust wipers, foam rings and changing the oil simply and safely. Smooth action and stiffness from 15mm through axle gives confidence on rough terrain. Improved rc2 damper as a result of the friction improvements to the fork and damper seal head, the rc2 damper sees changes to the shim stack and lowspeed needle to add more. The new 2010 32 talas arrived a few weeks prior to its intended steed, the ibis mojo, and it took all i could muster to keep from hacking the steerer for installation on another bike in the stable, but in the end i was patient and that patience has paid off in droves.
Here you go, full talas rebuild instructions here along with loads of spanky colour photos not sure you need the track pump, just a normal shock pump. Trek bike owners manuals and bontrager product manuals. Fox 32 seal kit often overlooked when it comes time for upkeep the fork seal can have a fox 32 open bath fork seal kit i have a 2009 fox talas rl. Fox 32 seal kit often overlooked when it comes time for upkeep the fork seal can have a significant impact on how your suspension fork performs. This video shows us how to service your fox float 36 and talas 36 fork from year 2015, use the right oil volumes for your fox fork. Earlier this year, fox and shimano shocked the industry with the introduction of the 15mm qr ta on the fox talas 140 rlc. Its not like just diving on 1 inch, its something like 2 or 3 inches. This service procedure is for 2012 and 20 fox talas forks. The 2009 lever has a smoother action and is easier on the hand than last years. New for 2006, it can be adjusted with a quick 90 degree sweep of the talas lever, setting the fork at 90mm, 110mm, or mm of travel. Following these steps to get your fork ready to ride and familiarize yourself with the fine tuning adjustment on your new fork. Read its strength, weaknesses, find deals and pricing mtbr. Competitive cyclist guide to fox 32 rlc fork set up shock. Also new for 2015, with the exception of the 26inch fork, 36 talas forks will receive the most recent talas system talas 5 first introduced with the 2014 34 line.
Travel options and direction settings are printed directly on the topcap. Fox racing shox 2008 owners manual rev b page 12 please read this manual before setting up, using, maintaining, and servicing your fox racing shox product. I am also including the original paper manual, but they have seen water damage, though theyre still useable. Much of the debate and most of the articles have been written about this controversial subject which begs the question. Full adjustability with damping, rebound and travel allow you to customize your ride for any terrain or rider. Despite what fox themselves say, id recommend against the new flangless seals and opt for these ones from endure for 20 and older forks. Along with your oil replacing the seals on your fork regularly is vital to ensuring you get the most out of your frontend suspension. The talas is unbelievably smooth and consistent for an airsprung fork and it pretty much felt that way out of the box. Fox racing shox fork oil volumes select fork bike tech tools. It might be a little bit of a pain to learn it,but how nice would it be to just work on the thing myself. All oil volume measurements are taken from the official manufacturers. Improperly installed or adjusted brakes can cause loss of control and serious or fatal injuries to the rider. View and download fox racing shox 32mm forx owners manual online. The purpose of a seal is to retain lubricant within the fork for ideal lubrication and smooth travel.
Apr 12, 2020 fox talas 32 rlc 2011 manual now in its fourth generation, our patented fit4 fox isolated technology closed the new float air spring system developed for 32 a024ca 2010 fox 32 float manual the 2010 fox 32 float 150 fit rlc offers a wide range of settings you can tweak to get the perfect ride experiment to find the. I didnt had the possibility to ride in the lovely alps near my house, but i remarked that the fox 32 talas rl from 2009 in 140mm travel dive a lot while braking. Competitive cyclists guide to the fox 32 rlc fork shock set up. Fox talas 32 rl manual 2004 trek specifications manual, 2004 trek specifi cations manual us liquid trek liquid 551 trek liquid 302. Once fox started development on their fit rlc bladder damper the 100mm travel manual new 8 2011 fox 32 f100 rl alps ob rock.833 610 537 949 834 669 378 1021 256 397 1116 465 1309 271 294 57 561 892 894 426 1240 992 1277 968 1061 949 758 566 1381 715 1379 1096 196 1485 866 1080 435 596 547 610 1171 894 1322 231 245 223 1214