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2 Clicks Out: KTM 390 Suspension Setup

By |2019-02-12T02:46:17+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: 2 clicks out, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

The KTM 390 rules the sewing machine roost. No other manufacturer equips their motorcycle in this class with fully adjustable suspension. It is a gem, a precious stone amongst a pile of rocks. Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video [...]

2018 Yamaha Tracer GT first ride at pace, fully loaded with luggage

By |2019-02-01T07:50:08+00:00February 1st, 2019|Categories: Article, How-To, Testing Program|Tags: , , , , |

Premium Article Excerpt. To read the full article please Subscribe or Login. We use a manual to be book smart and leverage the data provided by the OEM. We can also take matters in our own hands and get out a tape measure to calculate our own settings. Then we need to [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]