suspension settings

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  • Bill Birge

Posted January 01, 2016 - 07:20 AM


What is the general schock settings for a rider who weights 230 with gear on? I ride in hill country  around Jackson CA. Some track also Like Hang town OHV. I have a YZF450 08. 

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  • mikedabike

Posted January 01, 2016 - 03:59 PM


You are a bit heavy for the stock springs. First you need to spring it properly then go from there. I was very happy with my 07 with stock valving and correct springs. I am about your weight. I believe I was running a 5.8 rear and .48 front.

  • Bill Birge

Posted January 02, 2016 - 07:32 AM


I found what I needed for a starting point.

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