rear shocks replacement

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rear shocks replacement

Postby bikersmurff » Tue Jan 19, 2010 11:16 pm

hi just want to know if i can replace the rear shocks with aftermarket shocks non air like ikon,or halgon i dont have a compressor just air assist

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Re: rear shocks replacement

Postby WingAdmin » Wed Jan 20, 2010 12:12 pm

If you can come up with a shock that has the correct compression/rebound properties, travel, and weight capacity, and it will fit, you can put whatever you want in there. The problem is that the Goldwing is a very heavy bike, and a lot of shocks either won't fit or don't have the capacity.

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Re: rear shocks replacement

Postby Old Fogey » Fri Jan 22, 2010 11:12 am

My bike is fitted with Hagon's. Can't praise them enough.

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