Top Gun Rear Shock Spring

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EXCELLENT WELL WORTH THE MONEY.

ROBERT in TX – Machine this part was bought for: 2012 KAWASAKI KLR650

Comments On Aug 01, 2015:CHANGED THE STOCK SPRING BECAUSE HAD TOO MUCH SAG FROM ME BEING BIG GUY ,BOUGHT THE 8.0 KG AND THIS SPRING MADE A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE IN THE HANDLING AND THE LOOK OF BIKE WHEN SITTING ON IT,NOW NO LONGER HAVE TO SLOW DOWN FOR DIPS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS ,THIS WITH FRONT SPRINGS REPLACEMENT HAS MADE THIS BIKE BETTER THAN NEW ,ENJOY RIDING IT AGAIN ,THANKS ROCKY MOUNTAIN .

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What a difference.

craig in WA – Machine this part was bought for: 2013 KAWASAKI KLR650

Comments On Mar 08, 2015:A huge difference over the stock standard shock, particularly if you are 6ft tall and the bike is over 300 pounds with all the extra gear etc, etc. A totally different bike. A great product.

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Excellent bang for the buck

Alex in California – Machine this part was bought for: 2013 KAWASAKI KLR650

Comments On Mar 02, 2015:Stock KLR suspension is very soft but very balanced. Equal sag front and rear. But it's very mushy even when the bike is unladen. It might work for a 140 lb rider, but at 220lbs in gear + whatever luggage is on the back, it suffers.
I purchased the white spring (7.4kg/mm) to replace the stock (5.1kg/mm). I also recommend picking up a set of tusk spring compressors to do the job. It took me about 1.5 hours start to finish to replace the spring and get the bike on the ground.
Now with preload at 1 (minimum) it feels fantastic and gives me a lot of room to worth with for preload for a passenger or a lot of luggage.

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great improvement

justin in Utah – Machine this part was bought for: 1987 KAWASAKI KLR650

Comments On Mar 26, 2014:my stock shock would bottom out just looking at a rain rut on a dirt road - and it would hurt! i rebuilt the shock and put the 6.6 spring on and it was waaaaay better. I am pretty light but I pack up to 80lbs in my panniers and tail bag. the 6.6 worked well, but the 7.4 may even be better. Either way, a huge improvement over stock!! This is a must for KLR guys that actually take them adventure riding.

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