Storm Suspension Linkage...Is it worth it??


6 replies to this topic
  • Siers55

Posted July 15, 2004 - 05:05 PM

#1

Has anyone purchased the Storm Suspension Linkage? I was thinking about purchasing one for my '03 450F.

Is it worth the money? What changes did you experience in handleing/ride?

Scott

  • fastenuf4u

Posted July 15, 2004 - 05:17 PM

#2

Siers55,
I purchased the Storm Linkage and was amazed at how much better it allowed me to turn and rail berms. I can turn the big 450 almost as easy as I could my old 125!! I am sure I won't be the only one on here giving the Storm Linkage a :thumbsup: If you get it let us know how you like it.

  • Dolce_Grappa

Posted July 16, 2004 - 09:27 AM

#3

How much did it raise the seat height?

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  • Ga426owner

Posted July 16, 2004 - 09:51 AM

#4

Yes buy it, install it and your YZF will turn corners much like a YZ. If it raised the seat height - I could not tell. This purchase for me made me very happy - the bike is much better now!

  • Dolce_Grappa

Posted July 16, 2004 - 01:20 PM

#5

I just wanted to check since I'm vertically impaired :thumbsup:

  • Siers55

Posted July 16, 2004 - 02:58 PM

#6

First of all thanks for all of the input thus far. I look forward to hearing from others as well. A couple of you said, "It corners like a YZ". I haven't had a YZ. Can you decribe some of the handling charateristics and more specificly where you felt you gained improvement. Also did this change cause you to have to change your suspension set up?

Thanks again for all the input :thumbsup: :devil:

  • dirt_pilot

Posted July 16, 2004 - 03:02 PM

#7

It will raise the rear end, the web site will tell you exactly how much. The measurements are done at the back of the bike at the fender, if you are sitting on the tank in the corners the increase in hieght shouldn't be an issue.





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