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Old 11-22-2006, 09:40 AM   #1
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I installed spring spacers and.....

the bike has never been better!
I had no clue the front end was really that sloppy, but had issues with its handling at high speeds and when I would change lanes it would do a slight wobble or just sloppy handling in general.
I inserted 2" x 3/4" pvc spacers on top of my springs and man o man does it ever feel better, feels tighter, one handed rideability has improved a billion times over.
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Old 11-22-2006, 09:44 AM   #2
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Old school!
Just make sure you're not getting the springs to coil bind at maximum compression.

Hey Tim, I've got some machine work if you're interested.
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Old school!
Just make sure you're not getting the springs to coil bind at maximum compression.

Hey Tim, I've got some machine work if you're interested.
yep on the old school, smush em up a bit to preload.

my cel, 713-742-3365 I'll help ya any way I can.
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Yep, I have done quite a few Harleys, it's really remarkable how much it changes the way the bike handles. And yes it does still go potato potato.
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