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Suspension Set Up

Suspension Set Up and Fine Tuning

New bikes come with standard factory settings which may not suit you, your riding style or the roads you ride. So, if you would like your current set up personalised and adapted then we can help. This is of course dependent upon the bike and the manufactured specification.

Why not give us a ring and pre-book a suspension set up and fine tuning session.

The Service:
  • - Pre-Book your appointment with our Service Dept.
  • - Consult with our AMA, BSB and WSB Technician who assesses your requirements
  • - We take key measurements with you on/off the bike
  • - Make the necessary adjustments
  • - You Test Ride your bike and feel the difference
  • - Final adjustments if required
  • - Receive a Suspension Analysis Sheet for your records.
All for just £99.00
The service is for pre-booked appointments and is limited to 1 hour time slots.

We have a highly trained and experienced mechanic (Neil Freeman) who has had a lengthy spell in Italy and the USA where he was a Senior Race Tech for such luminaries as Ben and Eric Bostrom for Ducati Corse and also the factory Kawasaki and Suzuki AMA Superbike squads. As an engine builder for Ducati Corse in Italy, Neil built engines for WSB champion Neil Hodgson amongst many others. In 2013 the formidable 'Pikes Peak' race-winning Ducati Multistrada 1200 was built in the USA by our Neil.

As an engine builder for Ducati Corse in Italy, Neil built engines for WSB champion Neil Hodgson and Kawasaki's Jamie Hacking. In 2013 the formidable 'Pikes Peak' race-winning Ducati Multistrada 1200 was built in the USA where Neil was Consultant Race Engineer.

To Book please call us on 01296 655569.



Jargon Buster

Preload: This is the amount of tension set in a spring before a load (the rider or braking force) is applied. Without it your bike would sag under its own weight, too much and the springs barely move.

Rebound damping: This controls how your springs 'bounce-back' or 'rebound' after being compressed. Without it your bike would bounce you out of the saddle over even the tiniest bumps.

Compression damping: This controls the speed that the springs compress under load, for example: braking, accelerating and hitting bumps. Too much compression damping and the ride is harsh and unforgiving, too little and the bike will pogo from end to end.

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