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Old 01-20-2012, 06:43 PM   #1
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Looking for a little insight as to a suspension improvement on my Kdx stock forks. Mainly used as a woods and single track bike for my 180# ass I would like a stiffer front end without going to the extreme of a kx conversion. Any ideas?
Damm I am excited about two strokes on adv rider!
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Old 01-20-2012, 07:36 PM   #2
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Visit Fredette Racing Products. He has stiffer fork springs and all the knowledge to make your KDX as good as it can be.

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Old 01-21-2012, 12:57 AM   #3
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Looking for a little insight as to a suspension improvement on my Kdx stock forks. Mainly used as a woods and single track bike for my 180# ass I would like a stiffer front end without going to the extreme of a kx conversion. Any ideas?
Damm I am excited about two strokes on adv rider!
Is it a 06 KDX 50, Or a 1981 KDX420?

Or a 80, 125, 175, 200, 220, 250 or a 400?

Not trying to be a smart ass...

OK so I am trying to be a smart ass.
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Old 01-21-2012, 09:44 AM   #4
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Very good question "smart ass"! I think of there being only one KDX as I am very partial.............It is a 2002 KDX 220R.
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Old 01-21-2012, 10:58 AM   #5
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would pvc pipe preload spacers do the trick on the cheap?

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Old 01-21-2012, 01:00 PM   #6
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Bikes are typically sprung for a 170 amateur rider. If you are more than 20 lbs over/under you'll need springs in the correct weight. Get the springs front and rear sorted and the sag set and tune from there. There's a spring rate generator here. If you're just trail riding select "enduro" for riding type.
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Old 01-24-2012, 07:14 AM   #7
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would pvc pipe preload spacers do the trick on the cheap?

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Old 01-24-2012, 06:37 PM   #8
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Damm brother ......I was thinking it but didn't cut loose!
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Old 01-25-2012, 02:06 PM   #9
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Try thicker oil in the forks.
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Old 01-25-2012, 06:35 PM   #10
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It is a KDX, not a KLR
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