Vertically challenged xr650l rider

Discussion in 'Thumpers' started by daretodream, Mar 6, 2013.

  1. daretodream

    daretodream n00b

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    anyone out there have a stock seat that will fit an 2009 XR650L? I would like to cut one down for my oh-too-short legs.i am located in the St.Louis area. Thanks for any ideas,
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  2. bigdog1807

    bigdog1807 Miles Craven

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    I have 2 options: find out if any of the riding boot makers have a Gene Simmons (KISS) version of their off road boot or only stop riding when the bike is in a 12" deep rut.:photog
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  3. YankeeCajun

    YankeeCajun Adventurer

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    Don't know if you have thought of this or not, but, why not put a lowering link in the rear suspension?
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  4. daretodream

    daretodream n00b

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    I've given the lowering link some thought also,if someone has a used one I'd be interested.
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  5. mcma111

    mcma111 Long timer

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    Itcole over at the XRL thread just pulled his lowering link.
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