I have new races and seals on the way just in case.
Roller bearings: This is why I didn't pose this on kawiforums.
Want to stick with balls for now. Just can't figure whether chrome or ss is the way to go.
I already have all other parts coming (OEM). I will decide whether or which ones to replace once I inspect it. I'm just hung up on the balls. The good news is, either one (chrome or ss) I can get in a few days. The races may take a couple of weeks.
Actually let me come at it from a different angle.
Does anyone even make chrome plated ball bearings? Because it doesn't make sense to me why they would. So I would think the chrome ones would in fact be solid chrome steel.
Yes, there are chrome plated bearing balls, just not for the kind of bearing here. Usually, they are actually brass, so for very light duty; the chrome makes the surface last longer, since brass degrades so fast.
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