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Old 22 Jan 2009
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Question Suspension Lowering Kit

I have a new 2008 Yamaha xtz 660. It's way too high for my short legs. How and what's best to get it down to my size. I'm 175 c or 5'8" in feet and inches.
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Lowering the new Tenere

Hi I think if you search on the uk tenere forum ( sorry not sure of url but googles your friend) there is a posting with a link to the Kedo site and the page featuring their new lowering kit for the Tenere. Alternativly just google lowering xtz 660.

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I moved the thread into the Yamaha Tech forum because it has a better chance of being seen by a yamaha expert.
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For most things XT660 related try these people; . : XT660.com The #1 xt660 resource : . | The #1 xt660X, xt660R and xt660Z Tenere resource
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Hi, Metalmule do a lowering kit for the XT660Z for about £20. https://www.metalmule.com/shop-onlin...facturer_id,0/

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There are a couple of threads on xt660.com.
One is here .: XT660.com - The #1 XT660 Resource :.

I added the 32mm lowering link from Startseite and dropped the forks 20mm - perfect for me.

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Bernard J Meehan

Thanks to all. I should be back in touch with mother earth again shortly with my feet planted firmly on the ground.
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Thanks to all. I should be back in touch with mother earth again shortly with my feet planted firmly on the ground.
Hey Bernard,
how did you get on with this?
My wife is a short arse as well and we are considering this bike and doing the same thing
would be interested to hear your experience and see some photos

ta,
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