How to tighten a headset on a downhill fork

Similar principles as with standard fork, but with a few extra considerations

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How to tighten a headset on a downhill fork

Do a few turns and then check to make sure the bars still are rotating freely.

Tightening your headset on a downhill fork follows the same principles as with a standard fork, but it’s just slightly more complicated. The crew from the Global Mountain Bike Network is in their Park Tool workshop to show you how it’s done.

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