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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-26-2008, 04:23 AM Thread Starter
Thank U, F4 Goes Great!

Well iv always loved riding my F4 but for as long as ive been a memeber of this forum ive known in my heart of hearts that things wernt right with the handling. I'd learned to ride around the problem but thanks to a few threads already on here and responses to my whining, it's sorted.

I knew the suspension was pretty much correctly set and suspected it was geometry but I just hadn't made big enough changes. Having finally understood how the F4 should be set I got drastic, finding that the ride height and head angle were both WAY OFF standard. I also dropped the rear compression damping a few clicks and I'm now running a metzeler racetech K2 tyre.

Ahhhh, she's FANTASTIC. Ive never had such stability and grip under hard braking. Feel is great and outright grip....well the racetech is my tyre of choice for this year, no doubt about it.

So guys, Im glad im a member of
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-26-2008, 12:20 PM
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