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Old 08-05-2013, 08:33 AM   #17749
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Originally Posted by Twatwaffle View Post
Alright, so per my last post, trying to get suspension sorted out. I set the race sag at just under 4 inches (95mm) and now static sag is way out of over 1.5 inches. The strange thing is - I'm about 95% certain the bike has the stock spring on it (yellow, no Eibach/Racetech markings, no other stampings I can see). I weigh about 165-170 in my underwear, so I should be right in line with the spring spec. What gives? Should I add some more preload to get static in spec (down to 3.75" or so)?

Your free sag is 1.5 inches and race sag is just under 4 inches? Right? That's about perfect, go for a ride.
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