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Old 06-13-2013, 04:06 AM   #3633
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Originally Posted by GSMarc View Post
I read that the HPN tank puts too much weight on the under-dimensionned front fork.
To avoid unless if you change the fork.

I'm not a specialist, I just tell what I have read.
Well, it's only 3 gallons, or 18-ish pounds of extra fuel, not very much additional weight.

This is not to say that the stock for isn't under-spec'd, though. It does indeed suck. :not

And be sure to add steering head bearings to to the underspec'd problems.

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