Fox 36 Fork Service

Fox 36 Fork Service

Fox 36 fork service is available for

Fox forks with 36mm stanchions and Grip2, FIT4, Grip or FIT damper cartridges

Service Levels

  • Full Service (100/125H / 1 year)
  • Full PRO Service: full service with high grade materials
  • Full PRO Service with upgrades
  • 50H Service: mid-season service
  • 50H PRO Service: mid-season service with high grade materials
  • Learn more about service levels, service intervals and materials

Upgrades

  • Fox Grip2 damper upgrade
  • Vorsprung Luftkappe air piston upgrade
  • Vorsprung Smashpot coil system conversion
  • Learn more about upgrades

How to order and get serviced


Fox 36 50H Fork Service

Fox 36 50H Service

Fox 36 125H Fork Service

Fox 36 Full Service

Fox 36 125H Fork Service + Upgrades

Fox 36 Service + Upgrades


Full Service (100/125H)

  • Frequency: 100/125H / 1 year
  • Inspect fork for wear/damage
  • Lower casting service with replacement of the wiper seals and foam
  • Lubricate wipers
  • Inspect cartridge for function
  • Inspect spring for function
  • Damper cartridge service with oil bleed
  • Air spring service
  • Torque check on safety fasteners
  • Check controls for proper function

PRO Service(100/125H)

    • Frequency: 100/125H / 1 year
    • Full service but with higher grade oil, seals and grease
    • Replacement of the wipers with Racing Bros anti-friction wipers
    • Damper bleed with Motorex high performance oil
    • Proprietary anti-friction grease to reduce friction by 20-30%
    • High grade assembly grease for improved resistance to wear

    PRO Service + Upgrades

      • Include full PRO service
      • Upgrades:
        • Fox Grip2 damper upgrade
        • Vorsprung Luftkappe
        • Vorsprung Smashpot

      50H Service

      • Frequency: 50H / mid-season
      • Inspect fork for wear/damage
      • Lower casting service with replacement of the wiper seals and foam
      • Lubricate wipers
      • Torque check on safety fasteners

      50H PRO Service

      • Frequency: 50H / mid-season
      • Inspect fork for wear/damage
      • Lower casting service with replacement of the wiper seals and foam with Racing Bros anti-friction seals
      • Lubricate wipers
      • Torque check on safety fasteners

       

      SERVICE INTERVALS

      Full services

      Fox recommends a minimum of 1 full service every 125 / 100 hours of use or 1 year:

      Range Service Type Use Recommended Service Intervals Link
      Fox 2015-2020 Full Service  Average Every 125H / 1 year Fox 2020 User Manual
      DH, Bike park, Freeride Before 125H
      Fox 2010-2014 Full Service Average Every 100H / 1 year Fox 2014 User Manual
      DH, Bike park, Freeride Before 100H

      Fork lower leg service

      Shock air can service

      Average Every 30H
      DH, Bike park, Freeride Every 30H

      50H services / Mid-season services

      To preserve optimal performance, PMB Suspension recommend a 50H service between every full service. 50H fork services can be done at PMB Suspension or at home if you have the tools and can follow the manufacturer's instructions.

       

      UPGRADES

      Available with PRO Service  + Upgrade:

      Brand Upgrade Description Value CHF
      Fox Grip2

      Fox top-level damper with high and low speed compression and rebound control.

      449

      Vorsprung Suspension Luftkappe

      Vorsprung Lutkappe: air piston upgrade increasing comfort, reactivity and support. Best value/performance fork upgrade on the market.

      Rockshox: 95 CHF (replacement of the air shaft sometimes required)

      Fox: 115 CHF

      115

      Vorsprung Suspension Smashpot Vorsprung Smashpot COIL system is a coil spring upgrade for enduro fork allowing 130 to 180mm of travel with 11 springs to choose from and hydraulic control of top out with external adjustment. Best coil system on the market.

      380

       

      HOW TO ORDER

      Online Ordering

      Option 1: order online + send the suspension

      To do:

      • Order and pay online
      • Send the suspension using your own box or a box we send to you
      • The suspension is sent back to you when ready

      Benefits:

      • Online order: the parts are secured for you before the suspension arrive
      • Faster service and shipment

       

       

      Option 2: order online + bring the suspension [updated for COVID-19]

      Todo:

      • Order and pay online
      • Book an appointment: contact@pmbswiss.ch / +41 76 572 25 46
      • Bring the suspension: a drop-off box will be left outside of PMB for you
      • Come back when ready

      Benefits:

      • Online order: the parts are secured for you before the suspension arrive
      • No shipping
      Offline Ordering

      Option 3: send the suspension + pay with e-banking

      To do:

      • Fill the service form
      • Send the suspension to PMB Suspension, route de Chatel-St-Denis 38 1805 JONGNY
      • We will give a quote if anything is unclear or outside of the norm
      • Pay for service with e-banking
      • The suspension is sent back to you

      Benefits:

      • No online payment

      Drawback

      • Not the fastest

       

       

      Option 4: bring the suspension + pay at the workshop [updated for COVID-19]

      Todo:

      • Book an appointment: contact@pmbswiss.ch / +41 76 572 25 46
      • Bring the suspension
      • Fill the service form at the workshop or before coming
      • Bring the suspension: a drop-off box will be left outside of PMB for you
      • Come back when ready
      • Pay at the workshop

      Benefits:

      • No online payment
      • No shipping

      Drawback

      • Not the fastest

       

      MATERIALS

      PMB use official supplies from suspension manufacturers along with the best tools:

      Category Brand

      Service kits

      Fox

      Low-friction kits

      Fox, SKF (standard service)

      Racing Bros (PRO service)

      Upgrades

      Fox, Öhlins, Vorsprung Suspension, MRP, Andreani

      Tools, grease, oil

      Fox, Festool, Abbey Tools, VAR, Facom, Wera, Vessel

      Oil & Grease

      Fox, Motorex, Fuchs

      Anti-friction grease

      PMB proprietary AF-x