I have a '97 TA600 with a centrestand fitted. It is the type that has 2 u-bends for feet and you can raise from either side of the bike. It has only one spring fitted which allows the stand to sag and scrape the road sometimes when cornering. I guess there should be 2 springs? Also its a...
My RDO7 has about 3" of static sag which I believe is too much.
What's recommended for mostly road riding ???
I've uprated the front with 15w oil but the back feels pretty low.
I know 3" is too much as my DRZ only has 1" of static sag and thats a dirt bike..
The drz has been set...
I've been looking around and saw that there are apparently different ways to measure your rear sag. I just want to clear out some confusion i've been having.
Axle to frame
- Bike on centre stand, measure from rear axle nut to a fixed point on the frame. Then have rider sit on the...
can anyone tell me how to achieve the recomended sag on the xr250which is between 3-4 inches, i have made all the suggested adjustments and only get about 2 inches and being a short arse i want all i can get. is a lighter weight spring my only option? if so where can i get one from?
The bike is a 650 Transalp, and I am going to be adjusting (increasing) the preload on the rear shock before next weekend. It´s now with 25000kms and I think it´s got more sag than before, I have not measured yet how much the bike drops when I sit on it but when it´s standing on the sidestand...