Updated rear shock upgrades.....

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Updated rear shock upgrades.....

Post by Van223 » Sat Mar 25, 2017 12:10 pm

Hi people,
Wanted to know if there are any more up to date shocks from other bikes we can use on our L models?

Maybe i'm missing a thread but all I seem to find is J reg (or similar age) gsxr & zx6r shocks, I don't mind doing the few mods that these shocks require for my 400 but surely we can be putting in more up to date ones?? Just havn't found the confirmation of newer upgrades that we can use (with small amount of mods).

I'm not racing but have done a few track days and plan to do a lot more!

Getting new Ohlins/Nitron isn't really in my budget :smt022

Thanks for the help in advance guys.

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Re: Updated rear shock upgrades.....

Post by Dominik » Sat Mar 25, 2017 2:43 pm

You can actually fit almost any shock and it will somehow work. If it works good? Modern shocks are way harder and there is like nothing else they differ from those of 2000

I'd recommend Zx6r F or even better gsxr 1000 k1/2 or gsxr 750 k0/3 shocks
Zxr 400 SL - 130kg

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