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Old 12-05-2008, 04:23 PM   #41
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Old 12-05-2008, 06:25 PM   #42
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yeah same when car engineers see a Lamborghini with DUBs or a truck on 24's.
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Old 12-05-2008, 07:43 PM   #44
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you guys are making me miss my busa
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I lowered the F2 1" in the rear and about a 1" in the front. IS that right or should the front be higher or lower? She can reach now and handles good....for a Honda. Its just so lite after riding he zx7. lol
should be fine.... I don't see trackdays in the near future.
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check the chain adjustment again. Headlight aim shouldn't have changed since both front and rear were dropped equally.
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Would lowering a bike about .5" be bad if i plan on doing trackdays next year?
That's about all i need on an R6. Is there a correct way to lower a motorcycle like getting different springs and forks that have the right specs for being lowered?
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