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  1. DL1000A - 2017-19
    I'm considering a move up in CCs and touring capability from my Gladius to the new V-Strom 1000. My problem is that I have about a 29" inseam on a good day. I see that Suzuki offers a Low Seat for the Strom 1000, but I'm not sure how much lower it actually is. Sargent offers a Low Seat that's...
  2. DL650A - 2012-2016
    I am finding it a bit difficult to get a leg over my dl650 adventure when the panniers are mounted. I am also having some problems with my left knee. I think it may be aggravated twisting when getting on/off the bike. I wonder if lowering the bike would help. What would I need to do to lower...
  3. Stromtroopers - New member introductions
    Hello, I am the owner of a 2013 DL650A (Adventure). It is a treat after the last few years smashing my tailbone on an M50, but you ride what is available. My first bike was a '72 or '73 CB500 that had epoxy in place of o-rings in the carbs. My task right now is lowering my bike without...
  4. DL650A - 2012-2016
    I'm a shorter rider, and am getting my 2012 v-strom lowered a little bit. My mechanic has advised that this is likely to badly effect the handling of the bike though. I see a number of people on the forum have lowered their bikes.. how did you find the result? Also.. how much did you end up...
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