Yes I'm still wanting to do this. The bike is fine with the seat height but I have a tear in my knee and it's my only vehicle now. So it would be good to be more flat footed while stopped. Probley repair my knee in December. Thanks
I purchased an 05 r6 about 3 or 4 months ago with 9.3k miles. I had gotten it with a leaky set of seals and replaced then with the all balls kit and so far they've been working good. BUT, ever since then the forks have been super tight. I put maxima 7.5w, 475ml each and didn't overfill. All the...
Decided to tear down my GPR damper because it has been leaking for a while and it wasn't adding much resistance anymore. All it took was a couple Hex keys (9/64 & 7/64), and a pair of retaining ring pliers makes it much easier. Sorry for the crappy iPhone pics, its the only camera I have right...
I got the following information from Andrew Trevitt's Sportbike Suspension Tuning. It is a great book and I highly recommend it. Hope you find this useful :cheers
ENTERING A CORNER
Steering is heavy and slow
Reduce trail by...
So I “kind of” have a 2003 R6. At least the parts in question are 2003 R6. It’s mostly a 70’s Honda CB550/650. A popular mod is fitting these forks for a suspension/braking upgrade. The thing is is that these forks are slightly too long. I want to lower the forks internally so I don't...
I just got my new 2019 R6 great bike however if I get into a good tuck position I cant get my head up enough to see where I am going. Is the rear of the bike to high can I change the rear settings on the shock to lower it. this is the first bike I have had this trouble with. any suggestions.