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Old 10-08-2009, 10:12 PM   #71
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Originally Posted by DownhillChief
Is there some kind of report of all these aftermarket springs? I really don't like the stock ones but have no idea which springs to get...
I have read a few reports and received info from owners who have changed springs on the XC. Most gave the Hyperpro a huge + for improvement while some other brands did not make that much difference.

Other than oil and springs there is not much else that can be done to the standard fork. In Oz Hyperpro front springs are approx $250 and the rear shock is $1650 (compared to the Ohlins for $760 delivered).

Might just do the front springs and oil first and see what the difference is and then think about the Ohlins.
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