83 aspencade suspension help


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83 aspencade suspension help

Postby mrefudd » Fri May 09, 2014 6:18 pm



hi, how many "black bars" do folk set thier suspension at front and rear on thier 83 aspencades. ive set my front at 2 bars but it seems too soft. will putting it higher damage the seals. ta DAZ. :?



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Re: 83 aspencade suspension help

Postby WingAdmin » Mon May 12, 2014 12:20 pm

It really depends on what setting you prefer for your style of riding. Overpressurizing it will definitely cause early seal failure. I would set it to whatever your owners manual says is acceptable for the amount of weight you're carrying on the bike.


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