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  1. On the level

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    My '03 Sportsman 600 sits low on one side, when parked on a level surface. It measures 3/8" higher on driver's left, which doesn't seem like much, but is certainly easy to notice when you walk into my garage. I've checked all the obvious - tire pressures, spring preloads, broken coils, etc. and...
  2. How can i tell if i need new front struts ?

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    I bought a beater and I've had to rebuild it all. At this point in time I have the front end taken apart in order to change the seals in the front hubs and I noticed that a ball joint was dead. So I removed the ( lower control arm ) I think that's what its called and noticed that I can easily...
  3. can front struts/shocks lose compression?

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    whenever i hit a pot hole, bump, hill whatever it may be, my 2x4 trailboss 250's struts/shocks go down, but they dont come back up! I always have to get off the bike put my foot on the front tires and pull up on the front gaurd bar and it'll stay up until i hit anoher bump or something. do i...
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