TLZone Forums banner

shock

  1. Frequent TL Mods
    I am looking to do a rear shock conversion on my TL1000R and I am trying to see what everyone has used I all ready have some quotes for replacement shocks Wilbers 640 - $1270 Wilbers 641 - $1700 Bitubo $1100 Hyperpro $1560 I am still waiting on quotes for Ohlins and Maxton All prices are in...
  2. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    What wrench do you all had to adjust the spring compression ring? Is a 2-1\2" spanner wrench the correct tool? I just had my Bitubo rebuilt and want to compress the spring before install, as I'm guessing it would be easier to loosen once on the bike.
  3. Help Forum
    Hi all. I'm trying to remove the Bitubo unit from my TLS to install a new spring. I can't get the unit out! I have removed the engine / frame spacer. I can't slide the unit out without crimping the hose, and I there is doesn't seem to be enough room to slide the reservoir out first before the...
  4. Looking to Sell
    I have a set of Titanium Ladybird cans for sale.These attach on most Yoshimura headers (52mm diameter if i remember correctly).These are very popular for the Honda Rc51.All Japan made Titanium,very light and sound very aggressive.Complete with clamps and quite inserts too.They come with billet...
  5. Help Forum
    Right I need to replace my rear shock so what are my options? Cant really afford to buy new so was thinking of buying a used shock and damper on ebay or could I just buy the damper cos I can't really seee how the spring on a stick can fail? I see some of you guys have put r1 shocks on which...
  6. eBay Auctions Forum
    Must resist http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Ohlins-Shock-TL1000R-TL-TLR-TL1000-98-99-00-02-03-1000_W0QQitemZ180463103067QQcmdZViewItemQQptZMotorcycles_Parts_Accessories?hash=item2a04706c5b
  7. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I am close having bike sent out for paint and a couple glaring issues. Bike is being redone into a black/red color scheme. I even powder coated the valve stem caps to work into it :laugh How do i get rid of the shiny silver parts on the damper and shock? Specifically on the piston piece that...
  8. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I recently recieved mine from Lindeman. I've rode it a couple times and WOW. He set it up perfect. Maybe I'm supposed to fine tune it but I didn't have to touch it!!! What I was hoping I can get some world wide help on was, does anyone know of someone who already makes a billet style resi...
  9. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    From what ive read upgrading the rear shock on my TLR will make a huge difference in how the bike handles. Can i get some suggestions on what one to go with?
  10. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Do any of you folks regret getting a Bitubo shock verses any other? Why? If not, why do you think it is better than any other?
  11. eBay Auctions Forum
    Don't know the seller, but I wish I had the money to get one of these. :banghead http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=220537000765#ht_500wt_956 Anybody want help shipping just ask :thumbup
  12. Want to Buy
    Putting the stock rotary dampner back in the bike and I am missing the lower of the 2 bolts that attach the rear dampner to the frame of the bike. If anyone has one kicking around please let me know. Thanks Kevin
  13. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi guys, First of all happy holydays and best wishes to you all !!! I have Honda CBR F3 which i`ve decided to sell, the bike is equiped with Ohlins rear shock which is awesome, now i want to revert the honda to its original shock setup and put the Ohlins to my TLS :P but im wandering if this...
  14. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    hi would a gsxr shock fit a tlr i am looking to change the original but cant afford one of these ohlins ones thanks
  15. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Having invested in rear shock 2/3 years ago, how often should it be serviced? Are they a delicate item that need really looking after?
  16. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi guys what is the easiest way to adjust the rear shock on my 2001 tl1000s it just started to have a soft ride towards the end of the season. Steve:coocoo
  17. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi, I picked up a Lindemann Engineering Penske shock kit off Ebay for $200. Its one of their first kits as i believe they use a newer version of the shock itself. The kit was complete w/ all brackets and even a spring already mounted on the "stick"/linkage. My factory damper was toast(bike was...
  18. Looking to Sell
    Will be selling my TLS soon and I am returning it to stock. Bitubo TLS rear shock. Has about 10k KM (6250 Miles). Some marks on it from installation and use. Comes complete as it was new. Asking $425+shipping Shock is still on the bike, will be removed in the next day or two for pictures. TLS...
  19. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I've been looking for an Ohlins Rear Shock for my TLR for ages now. Because these beautiful bikes are now classics, secondhand or new shocks are pretty rare. I figured the brackets are specific to the TLR but the actual Ohlin shock must be a stock item. Found a Japanese Ohlins catalogue...
  20. Want to Buy
    TLS rear SHOCK aftermarket can be : ohlins, bitubo, hagon, etc any brand but to be in good condition and at a reasonable price thx everyone
Top