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Old 05-21-2017, 10:34 AM
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does the bike have to be running to make a change? I was trying to see if it was working but, when I change from norm,sport or conf, I don't see the rear spring moving at all I just hear a click.

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does the bike have to be running to make a change? I was trying to see if it was working but, when I change from norm,sport or conf, I don't see the rear spring moving at all I just hear a click.

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Those are shock damping settings, not spring preload settings.
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Re: ESA?

So there should be no movement in the rear shock with those?
I had seen a video of it moving maybe it was something else.
Time to read the manual I guess lol

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Time to read the manual I guess lol
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Engine must be running. Spring preload adjustment only when the bike is stationary. Damping adjustment can be done while moving.
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Re: ESA?

So is there a point when I make an adjustment should I be able to see the rear spring move up or down? I have a feeling it's not working
I looked for a calibration of the ESA on my GS911 but, didn't see one thought it should have been there.

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Engine must be running. Spring preload adjustment only when the bike is stationary. Damping adjustment can be done while moving.
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So is there a point when I make an adjustment should I be able to see the rear spring move up or down? I have a feeling it's not working
I looked for a calibration of the ESA on my GS911 but, didn't see one thought it should have been there.

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Start the engine, and cycle the spring preload between one helmet, one helmet and luggage, and two helmets (the symbols). You should feel the REAR or the bike move up and down.
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