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  1. V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    Greetings gents!! This is my first post here. I have a 2008 Vee and guess what>??? the rear shock is toasted. I ride two up most of the time on curvy bumpy roads here in Puerto Rico. I have searched for options and found the progressive 465 around what I am willing to spend on suspension...
  2. DL650A - 2017+
  3. Suspension and Tire Tech
    New to me 2011 V-Strom 650 with ABS. I am 6 foot 320 pounds :surprise: (down 50 pounds, still working it down). I have the pre-loads maxed out. Ride is not bad, all things considered, but not something I would push in curves with confidence. So I am beginning to ponder some suspension mods for...
  4. Suspension and Tire Tech
    Hi All, Hope someone can help. I am mechanically useless, and at 120 kgs on a 2010 DL1000 after 40K's think the suspension would be in need of a bit of attention. I am in search of what to look for and what I need to be aware of so when I go somewhere I am at least sold what is required. I...
  5. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    I tried to find a post about a 21" wheel upgrade with or without a suspension change but i couldn't find one. So has anyone done this yet? Maybe a DR650?