Rear Shocks...77 GL1000????

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Rear Shocks...77 GL1000????

Post by patriots » Sun Jul 19, 2009 2:13 pm

I had air shocks on this bike...Looking to just put regular shocks...with out spending alot of $$$.
Could I put reg.shocks on this? If so anyone know the size/type?

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Re: Rear Shocks...77 GL1000????

Post by grumpytroll » Mon Jul 20, 2009 7:17 am

check ebay for a set of stock hyd units. i think the 78s and 79s will work too. i MAY have a set off a 78 out in the garage. if your interested i'll look.

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Re: Rear Shocks...77 GL1000????

Post by JimsCycle » Thu Jul 23, 2009 10:55 pm

77 GL1000 has a single coil spring and the 78 - 79 has 2 springs with diff. rate coil. There are both 13.5 in. long and have Eye at the top and a clevis at the bottom.

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