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  1. Rear shock problems!

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    Hey everyone, I have been having problems with my rear shock. It sags extremely low when I get on it, and I dont know if the shock is just blown or if there is an aftermarket rear shock that i should install. I weight about 270 and 6' 1". I haven't had this problem with my friends ktm 450 or...
  2. Widening Kit

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    Anybody see the front end widening kits on ebay? It relocates the mounting points for the a arms and shocks outward. You guys think it works well? Also was wondering if you could do away with the shock mount ones and use, say, a yfz450r shock which is 2 inches longer, and has more travel, I...
  3. HELP! Gibson Arms, Shock Measurements?

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    I need some help getting measurements with Gibson a-arms! Baldwin Motorsports doesn't have the measurements they need to build my new PEP shocks for my Gibson arms. I just got my frame and parts back from getting powdercoated so I'm not able to get the measurements yet. I'd hate to have...
  4. Aftermarket Suspension Prices

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    I've been doing a lot of research for what type of suspension I wanted to put on my quad. Over the last few weeks I've been in contact with most of the major suppliers on what set-up and price they could do on a KFX450. I decided to go with PEP, but here's an up-to-date list of vendors and their...
  5. Balancing my KFX for my Style of Riding

    General Discussion
    OK, here's the challenge. I've had my KFX for a year now. I've been to the Florence, OR dunes, the Moses Lake, WA dunes, and rode probably 100 miles of WA trails so far. The question is, HOW DO I FIND THE MIDDLE GROUND? I love trail riding because it's readily available in 10 min. But i freakin...
  6. stock shocks vs... the world!

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    blew every last penny on setting up my engine and New a arms and New spaghetti and what have you. now all i need is shocks. before i I'm that far, how can i tune my stock shocks to give me a little more bounce? they are sluggish! my buddy has a kfx also and his stocks feel way better than mine...
  7. Need help with stock suspension removal

    General Discussion
    Ok so I took off the upper and lower a arms first and then tapped out the ball joints for the a arms attached to the wheel. Then I removed the brake lines and I had a wheel with the spinning thing inside it which still attached to the ti rod ball joint. I can't figure out how ti get it out...
  8. Question about my shocks

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    I just got a pair of used Elka stage 4 shocks for my kfx450r and measured them to be 18" eye to eye. Does anyone know if this is their actual shock length? Or if they are just adjusted to be that way right now?
  9. Elka Stage 4 Fronts - Long Travel

    For Sale / Wanted
    - - Sold - -
  10. KX Cams and Procom ECU. Any input appreciated

    Dyno/Tuning Room
    Hey guys, I recently read Duster's thread on the Procom ECU and am sold on the product. I have a set of 08 KX450F Cams sitting on a shelf and have a few questions. 1.) Should I first put on a LTR intake tube before doing the Cam mod? Im not sure if I want to drop the cash on a Fuel customs...
  11. Looking for shocks and/or a arms

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    Want to buy long travel shocks and a arms if anyone is selling theirs reply here or email me at [email protected]
  12. Shocks and a arms wanted

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    Does anyone want to sell their long travel shocks and/or a arms? If interested in selling me something please email me with pics at [email protected]
  13. I need help

    General Discussion
    im stuck between whether I should get standard travel a arms +2 that go with my shocks or long travel a arms with long travel shocks. can you really feel a big difference when riding?
  14. What would happen if i ran long travel a arms with stock shocks?

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    What would happen if I ran long travel a arms with the stock shocks
  15. looking for used or new arms and maybe shocks

    Suspension/Steering/Chassis
    looking for used or new a arms and maybe shocks need long travel a arms between +2 and +3. If you know any places i could get cheap new ones that would be fine too. Also if anyone is selling shocks that would be great also. Please reply or email me at [email protected]
  16. Elka Stage 4 and Factory Shocks

    For Sale / Wanted
    I recently got access to a bunch of Elka shocks at a really great price and I figured I would see if anyone on here is interested. All the shocks are brand new sealed in the box ready to ship out. If you're intersted you can PM me or email me at [email protected] I have available: All for...
  17. Looking For aftermarket used A-arms, shocks, and steering stem

    For Sale / Wanted
    Im just looking for some after market parts for my kfx 450. So if you got A-arms, shocks, and a steering stem let me know and ill take a look. ( For shocks im looking for fox Flooters, but anything else is fine) Thanks
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