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Old 01-29-2013, 09:46 AM   #27145
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Originally Posted by Gummee! View Post
Some of it is tire pressure. Some of it is weight over the front end. Some of it is just trusting the TIRES.

Ride more. It'll come

This^ and amended/fixed. Gotta have confidence in the tires when pushing hard. I recently bought a dial type tire gauge with a 30psi limit. I think it will help zero in on getting pressures setup much better than the 160psi gauge I was using. This is the unit:
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