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Old 02-14-2017, 10:55 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Benazzio View Post
Hi Krey, I had a chance to compare '06-07 shock vs '08 in person, and the only differences I was able to tell is high/low speed on newer one is on one screw, also it has more top clearance for battery box but that round reservoir is exactly at the same place. I don't mind modifying battery box, so was just thinking if the swingarm clearance on the newer would be better and if it's worth paying extra 30dols . Also is it possible to safely remove spring with basic tools at home?

Pre '06 models have a different uncompatible mount, but +06 have mounts just the same as +08 I believe
You would need a spring compressor to remove it. You can buy the tool fairly cheaply here in the US, so... IDK what's avail to you.

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