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Im going to the dunes in a couple weeks to air out the big bad boy. The stock springs were a tad on the soft side last time I went out there and thins time I would like to put some preload on them before I go. Not too much...but not too little. FYI Im 235 lbs.

Do I use washers? Or PVC? I have had people tell me to use both. If washers how many and how thick? If PVC how long should I cut it?

Thanks!

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Darin from Missouri - 1999 WR 400F

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Darren,

I have used washers in the past. The O.D. was just short of the forks I.D.

For lots of slop, I would go with a washer/PVC combo, myself.

Do you need that much preload??

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Well, my forks are pretty soft. Not to mention Im low on fork fluid because the seals are leaking. (why replace them before I go ride in the sand?)

Should I add about 1" of washers and try that and see how it feels? (not to mention adding some fluid) I dont want to over-do it.

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