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    Some guy McGuillicuddy's Avatar
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    Fork Install - 2 Questions

    1) Should you grease the steerer tube or leave it dry?

    2) Is teflon grease adequate for the headset bearings or should you really get proper bearing grease?

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    1) Greasing it is definitely a good idea, but not 100% necessary - however, do it, it'll run more smoothly.
    2) I'm not too sure, but I think it should be fine.
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    1) a light application of grease around the bearing contact areas is sufficient.

    2) yes

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