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Old 07-04-2009, 01:46 PM   #1
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Old 07-04-2009, 01:54 PM   #2
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Have you played with the shock any?
just jot down your current settings and add a few clicks and see how it feels.
When was the last time you had it adjusted?
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Wow!!! Thats alot of mileage for a Power!!!
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Old 07-04-2009, 02:01 PM   #5
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check your sag first, about 1 to 1.5 inches with your gear on
double check the pivot and axle bolts aren't loose
add a couple clicks rebound, that is on the bottom... if it feels better add another

worse go the other way.

As hot as it is lately, you may just be squirming around on the hot asphalt.

I can usually get 5K out of a rear PP on my Bandit as well. Helps if you don't ride much highway or straights...
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ummm. don't know need to ask DBuck. I have had it a 1.5 years and never touched the shock. Just had the forks flushed in march.




I can get about 5-6k on the rear.
I can only manage about 4k on my 2ct. The downfall of being fat!! haha
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has the tyre squared off???
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maybe I just need to ride to Motorcycles Unlimited in the next days and let them do it. Sounds like I can fck something up on this one.



didn't think of that. But I guess its time to have the bike setup for me. i have lost some weight since I bought it as well.

You won't mess anything up. If you have lost weight sounds like it's probably a bit stiff. Try turning both screws out a couple clicks, or if they don't have clicks, try 1/2 turn counterclockwise. If it feels better, try a little more. If you don't like it, go back to where you were.

Even after a shop sets it up, it is a baseline, and you have to go from there.

Other question is, have you checked your hot tire pressure? It will gain a good bit as hot as it is out here.
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30!!!!!!!????? Needs to be about 35-36 hot.
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good lord boy!!!!!!!! 35-36 cold for the street, and lower from there... 38 with a curb monkey, or 40 for a big
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I will tinker with it tonight. And hot tire pressure was about 30.
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