Diagnosis: Constant Handle Bar Pressure

By |2019-01-31T09:49:50+00:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: All, classroom, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

The symptoms of this ailment are your constant need to push on your motorcycle's handle bar to keep in in the turn, and/or your bike is difficult to turn at all; you must really crank on your handle bars to make it turn. Here's the cause and the fix. [...]

2 Clicks Out: Aftermarket Shock Links

By |2019-01-30T09:48:39+00:00January 28th, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

We've talked about progressive springs. Most bikes come with progressive shock linkage as well. We've talked about lowering links. You can also get lifting links. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please Subscribe or Login. [...]

Suspension Myth 4: The Golden Settings

By |2019-01-30T09:50:36+00:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: All, Free, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

Chasing unicorns. That quest for the magic motorcycle suspension setup, those golden settings that somehow work for that particular motorcycle regardless who rides it; sometimes called "the final setup." Unfortunately there is no suspension pixie dust. Here's why, and what to do about it. Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, [...]

Diagnosis: Braking Chatter

By |2019-01-30T09:51:23+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: All, classroom, How-To, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , |

As you fly into a corner and grab the brakes, the front end of your bike begins to vibrate up and down in your hands in a mini hopping stutter. If you watch racing you've seen racers make the motion with their hands to their crew chiefs. Why is your bike doing that and how [...]

2 Clicks Out: S1000RR DDC Suspension Setup

By |2019-01-21T21:41:50+00:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

The BMW S1000RR seriously upped the ante when it debuted, and BMW was quick to offer an electronic suspension (DDC) version. Dave tunes a number of those electronic DDC suspension models here. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please [...]

Mosscast: Buying Your Next Bike Criteria MT-10

By |2019-02-17T00:46:39+00:00January 20th, 2019|Categories: All, How-To, Video|Tags: , , , |

Most of us buy everything on emotion coupled with some degree of impulse. Buying a new motorcycle is no exception. Moss, of course, takes a more rational approach to the motorcycle purchase process. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video [...]

2 Clicks Out: 959 Panigale Suspension Settings

By |2019-01-15T03:04:54+00:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: All, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

While we haven't seen sales figures, the Panigale 959 is arguably Ducati's best selling sportbike. We see them ALL the time. Maybe it's the price point. Or maybe it's just a Northern California thing, like the Toyota Prius. Premium Video Trailer.  [...]