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I greased the rear hub changed oil adjusted rear shockes took covers off every thing looks good inside it don't slip when in gear just when I let off gas or hit front brake hard and front shocks go down it makes the grinding sound someone said maybe front shocks blown.what could grind there I already checked brakes not it
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fender hitting tire? maybe?

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If your front end is diving under braking, then the forks are WORN OUT. You need to have them rebuilt, including new seals, oil and springs.

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