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Removing the forks is relatively easy compared to installing them. Remove the front wheel, axle, fender, brake cables etc, unscrew the large fork tube nuts atop the top yoke and then loosen the pinch bolts on the lower yoke and then pull and twist each fork tube out. The tension of the spring will help to push the forks down and out. There may be a bit of corrosion or rust where the tube was held by the lower yoke, spray with PB Blast, oil, WD40 or whatever you have.

Reinstallation is much easier with the proper service tool to pull the fork up against the tension of the spring. If you do not have the proper service tool, place both tubes into the lower yoke with the axle threaded through the lower slider. Use a ratcheting compression strap around the axle up to the fork yokes (trees) to pull the fork tubes up into the top yoke, replace the top fork nuts and washers, tighten the pinch bolts on the lower yoke and then remove the strap.
 
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