Anti-Dive Fix


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KTMkeithWING
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Anti-Dive Fix

Post by KTMkeithWING » Mon May 09, 2016 3:12 pm



Where to find the black silicone rubber metric O-Rings for the anti-dive pin . 12000 miles on bike and I have gotten to hate this braking system .



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themainviking
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Re: Anti-Dive Fix

Post by themainviking » Tue May 10, 2016 6:16 am

Take the anti dive out of the equation with an anti dive delete kit

http://www.motomfg.com/GL1800_Goldwing_ ... p/gl-1.htm

It is what I did, and I have not regretted it for an instant.
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Re: Anti-Dive Fix

Post by thrasherg » Tue May 10, 2016 4:57 pm

But if you do, you probably want to change the fork springs as the front end tends to collapse under braking!! Standard springs are too soft. I removed the anti-dive and fitted Progressive springs 6 years ago and still love the setup!!

Gary

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Re: Anti-Dive Fix

Post by themainviking » Tue May 10, 2016 6:44 pm

thrasherg wrote:But if you do, you probably want to change the fork springs as the front end tends to collapse under braking!! Standard springs are too soft. I removed the anti-dive and fitted Progressive springs 6 years ago and still love the setup!!

Gary
As Gary mentions, I also did. Both anti dive delete and Progressive springs.


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