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Offline volador

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BMW K1100RS YSS Damper
« on: June 05, 2019, 07:36:26 PM »
Looky here, after all this malarkey of dampers, YSS and bins

Soggz you need a K1100rs! Check your spring rate

Ebay BMW K1100RS YSS Damper

Looks like the right size box
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Re: BMW K1100RS YSS Damper
« Reply #1 on: June 05, 2019, 09:21:09 PM »
The K1100 has a longer shock absorber than the K75.
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Re: BMW K1100RS YSS Damper
« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2019, 02:06:44 PM »
Looky here, after all this malarkey of dampers, YSS and bins

Soggz you need a K1100rs! Check your spring rate

Ebay BMW K1100RS YSS Damper

Looks like the right size box
mines shorter. 35cm.
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Re: BMW K1100RS YSS Damper
« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2019, 02:23:58 PM »
Stock OEM Damper length

K75, K100 (monolever)- 360mm

K100 4V, K1100- 390mm
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Re: BMW K1100RS YSS Damper
« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2019, 04:45:17 PM »
Stock OEM Damper length

K75, K100 (monolever)- 360mm

K100 4V, K1100- 390mm
are they measured from end to end, or from the top and bottom hole centres?
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Re: BMW K1100RS YSS Damper
« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2019, 05:04:39 PM »
Measured center hole to center hole

Those are general values

Your damper length is your preference
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Re: BMW K1100RS YSS Damper
« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2019, 06:05:06 PM »
Measured center hole to center hole

Those are general values

Your damper length is your preference
Ok, thank you.
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