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Old 19 Oct 2013
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rear shock spring?

I've just purchased a tool off of ebay to compress my rear spring to take my shock apart (1989 xt 600) . Now, where do I buy a replacement spring for someone who weighs 250 lbs, (113.4 kg) ? Thanks Mike?
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You could try a Hyperpro spring.
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Thanks , Looking at their web page now. Mike
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Please keep us informed, I too, need a heavier spring...
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Hey Steve, I found EPM Performance Imports as a distributor of Hyperpro Springs. I sent them an e-mail at info@epmperf.com. I received a reply from Klaus Huenecke at EPM and he stated , the part no: SP-YA06 SSB 010 was the spring I needed. I will call him at 732-786-9777 Monday and place an order. $139 for Purple or $149 for Black Regards Mike
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Do they have different spring rates for different rider weights?
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I'll confirm that Monday when I call them on the phone, In my original E-mail to them I stated, I was 250 lbs. Mike
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