1989 xr600

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Jim​ M

1989 xr600

#1 Post by Jim​ M » Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:10 am

Hi all,

I'm looking for a rear shock for my 1989 XR 600
Current one is potentially unsalvageable. Spring heavily degraded etc.

I'm at a bit of a loss being new to all this.

Will something else fit?
Is it possible to upgrade?

Any help appreciated,

Jim

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Re: 1989 xr600

#2 Post by Gerontious » Thu Jun 28, 2018 6:21 am

Have you tried these people?

https://www.brooksuspension.co.uk/honda ... rvice.html

If your shock is irredeemable then you might consider buying a used one that is in better condition and having that rebuilt.
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