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Old 10-04-2012, 11:47 PM   #1
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Help with rear shock spring removal

I have an 05 gsxr600 shock and I want to swap out the spring. Do I need to compress the spring or can I back off the preload adjuster all the way to get to the retaining nut?
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Old 10-05-2012, 12:39 AM   #3
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Ah Just as I thought. Get your clutch replaced already so we can go ride.
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I can swap the springs for you.
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Seams like i only ride in cold weather.

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once we get the suspension all set up. Lets go to the forest
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