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Old 01-17-2013, 08:51 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by cluster148 View Post
I've got over 500K on BMWs,mostly GSs and had all brands of aftermarket shocks.In all honesty,I can't tell the difference between stock,Ohlins,Hyperpro and others.For years I bought stock shocks that somebody took off their bike with 200 miles on them.My decision typically had more to do with whether I had $1,500 to invest/
Damn..I hope you're kidding..can't tell the difference, really?

Suspension should always be the FIRST farkle.

I have destroyed a stock rear shock in less than 5000 miles..twice..another lasted maybe 10k..

The handling difference on road is night and day.
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