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 Post subject: AMP brains needed
PostPosted: Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:56 am 
Gold Trader / Special
Gold Trader / Special

Joined: Thu Sep 18, 2008 8:40 pm
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Location: norwich

does anyone have any suggestions or know of shocks that will fit an AMP B5? I have already got a Risse Genesis on, and while it is ok, it does seem to top out badly (unless I run a lot of sag) and the shock always seems to leak oil (it has been back for a service at Risse, but hasn't really improved things). I'm not knocking the shock as such, it's been pretty good and was an improvement from the OE one, but I just wonder if anyone has had any luck finding a more modern one that just works a bit better.



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PostPosted: Tue Sep 04, 2012 2:22 pm 
Devout Dirtbag

Joined: Fri Oct 14, 2011 3:54 pm
Posts: 131
Location: Denmark (Vejen)
The FOX F23 is a realy fine damper and can be found to a nice price used, you can use any brand the only thing you have to remember that´s the messurering of your old damper so size are the same.

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 08, 2012 12:06 pm 
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has all the info on measurments you'll need to source another shock

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