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  1. Rear shock flange bolts

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I put my rear fender back on after getting it powder coated and was tightening down the flange bolt with the washer that screws into the hex bolt holding the rear shock in place. It tightened down a little bit but never seem to fully tighten so i kept going and ended up snapping the bolt head...
  2. cutting down the rear shocks

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hey guys, dumb question but i read on here last summer about how to cut down the rear shocks. I know Pony does them but Id rather do it myself and save some dough. Anyway I pulled the rear shock off last summer and attempted to take the shock apart after assembling the clamps to compress the...
  3. So what do you think? Do it or leave it stock?

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Im thinking about doing the rear shock mod where you cut out an 1.5" off the spring. The only problem is my wife rides all the time with me and I thought that i might have read somewhere that when you do this mod, it makes the ride a lot stiffer. I would love to do it but i dont want her being...
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