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Old 03-30-2013, 07:23 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by Juggernaut View Post
I have an 09' GSA with over 60K miles on it. My shocks feel a little cushier than when I got it, but still feel okay. What made you guys want to switch the stock ones out? Just wondering if I'm missing something or setting myself up for failure on my next big trip.
Seems that a few/many/some of the GS/A's rear shocks like to leak their oil out through seals and need replacement/rebuild. Mine did it at 35K miles. Left me a bit stranded. Replaced with used BMW non-ESA for now, will probably do Wilbers WESA when I get a chance.
Normal is just a setting on the dryer.
2009 R1200GS A, 2008 K1200GT
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