Suspension is probably the most misunderstood aspect of motorcycle performance. This book, by America s premier suspension specialist, makes the art and science of suspension tuning accessible to professional and backyard motorcycle mechanics alike. Based on Paul Thede s wildly popular Race Tech Suspension Seminars, this step-by-step guide shows anyone how to make their bike, or their kid s, handle like a pro s.Thede gives a clear account of the three forces of suspension that you must understand to make accurate assessments of your suspension s condition. He outlines testing procedures that will help you gauge how well you re improving your suspension, along with your riding. And, if you re inclined to perfect your bike s handling, he even explains the black art of chassis geometry. Finally, step-by-step photos of suspension disassembly and assembly help you rebuild your forks and shocks for optimum performance.The book even provides detailed troubleshooting guides for dirt, street, and supermoto--promising a solution to virtually any handling problem."
Race Tech's Motorcycle Suspension Bible
Quarto Publishing Group USA
Dirt, Street, and Track
Education & Reference