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1800c front shock

Post  Tater1800 on Mon Aug 18, 2008 8:24 pm

On an 03 1800C, I notice my front suspension bottoms out a lot. Either from lousy Ohio roads or a bit too much weight from the nut that holds the handlebars lol!

I know on the older bikes there was a schrader valve on top of the shocks to add a bit of air to stiffen up the suspension, give a little more ride height. But with the inverted front forks on the vtx, I dont now if that is possible. Anyone have any thoughts/expierence with this? I really dont want to take the shocks apart and rebuild them with diff springs or anything like that. Just trying to get a little more suspension travel. Thanks everyone.

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Re: 1800c front shock

Post  horseman8m on Mon Aug 18, 2008 8:40 pm

Welcome Tater1800 , here is the service manual for the 1800 , you can download it and then look up your bike in the index to find your forks.:
http://hondatech.info/downloads/Moto/VTX/VTX1800/

just click on the ( Honda VTX1800 C 02-03 Service Manual ENG By Mosue pdf ) to download it.
Good luck,
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