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Measuring The Sag Of The Unloaded Rear Wheel; Checking The Static Sag Of The Shock Absorber - Husqvarna TE 125 EU Owner's Manual

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11
TUNING THE CHASSIS
11.6

Measuring the sag of the unloaded rear wheel

11.7

Checking the static sag of the shock absorber

Turn adjusting screw
Turn counterclockwise by the number of clicks corresponding to the shock absorber
type.
Guideline
Rebound damping (TE 125)
Comfort
Standard
Sport
L01669-12
Rebound damping (TE 250/300)
Comfort
Standard
Sport
Info
Turn clockwise to increase damping; turn counterclockwise to reduce damp-
ing.
Preparatory work
Raise the motorcycle with the lift stand. (
Main work
Measure the distance – as vertical as possible – between the rear axle and a fixed
point, for example, a mark on the side cover.
0 0 A
Note down the value as dimension
400988-10
Finishing work
Remove the motorcycle from the lift stand. (
Measure distance
Hold the motorcycle upright with the aid of an assistant.
Measure the distance between the rear axle and the fixed point again.
0 0 A
Note down the value as dimension
A
Info
The static sag is the difference between measurements
Check the static sag.
Static sag (TE 125)
Static sag (TE 250/300)
»
If the static sag is less or more than the specified value:
0 B
B
Adjust the spring preload of the shock absorber.
400989-10
A
clockwise up to the last perceptible click.
1
17 clicks
15 clicks
13 clicks
20 clicks
18 clicks
16 clicks
p. 43)
.
A
of the unloaded rear wheel. (
A
.
B
30 mm (1.18 in)
30 mm (1.18 in)
p. 43)
p. 38)
and
.
A
B
(
p. 39)
x
38

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