Help with a gt fork!!!

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7/21/2013 3:51 PM

Hi I know I have to use some sort of bolt on top of the fork that will lock the stem to the fork, the thing Is I purchased a Gt fork on ebay and it doesn't come with it. How do I know wich type of bolt goes in there? where I can find it? Photo

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7/21/2013 3:54 PM

Another picture so those of you that know or have this fork already!Photo

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7/21/2013 4:17 PM

Compression bolt or preload bolt? stem cap lock? anyone?

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7/21/2013 4:38 PM

Takes a star nut+bolt.

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7/21/2013 4:42 PM

bloghogs wrote:

Takes a star nut+bolt.

hum that was easy for you! thanks I will try then, any particular one if you know?

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7/21/2013 4:51 PM

Star nuts have three different sized bolts,but nothing I have states the size for 2003 forks.
You can take them to the lbs and match them up.

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7/21/2013 5:02 PM

bloghogs wrote:

Star nuts have three different sized bolts,but nothing I have states the size for 2003 forks.
You can take them to the lbs and match them up.

Im sorry, what does "lbs" means?

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7/21/2013 5:09 PM

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7/21/2013 5:19 PM

bmxsteve99 wrote:

local bike shop

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the thing is we do not have shops in Puerto Rico that sells bmx parts... but I will try, if I use a sar nut it will need any headset un particular?

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7/21/2013 5:51 PM

what do you call in english that thing inside the fork where the bolt fit?

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7/21/2013 5:52 PM

bmxsteve99 wrote:

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Replica wrote:

the thing is we do not have shops in Puerto Rico that sells bmx parts... but I will try, if I use a sar nut it will need any headset un particular?

no. just the compression bolt. and it doesn't need to be a bmx shop. just any old bike shop.

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7/21/2013 6:07 PM

bmxsteve99 wrote:

local bike shop

welcome to vital

Replica wrote:

the thing is we do not have shops in Puerto Rico that sells bmx parts... but I will try, if I use a sar nut it will need any headset un particular?

feeble_to_face wrote:

no. just the compression bolt. and it doesn't need to be a bmx shop. just any old bike shop.

Thanks a lot, I knew something was not right about the star nut! the compression bolts are universal diameter? its a universal fit?

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7/21/2013 6:13 PM

Preload and Compression bolts are the same?

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7/21/2013 6:14 PM

just test different bolts till one fits. never force one though.

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Old bike VVV

California Living

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7/21/2013 6:18 PM

Jum, ok.. thanks, thanks all of you guys... smile.

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