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    Reba Rl

    Insalled a new reba rl, but when i try to compress it while holding on the front brake to check the sag and compression, i could hear something like an air sound, is it normal? My 1st dual air, so have no idea. Thanks

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    When I ride my new Reba RLT (dual air), I hear a pshh sound each time the fork rapidly compresses. I think it's normal. I also get a film of oil (and dirt) on the stanchions, again I think this is normal. I just make sure I clean the stanchions before each ride.

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    Sounds normal to me.

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    Re: Reba Rl

    If it's a "whoosh" sound it's just the rebound. Totally normal.

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    mine too..as the fork compresses..it made a swish sound. Just like my tein coil over on my car.

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    Its the speed in which your shock is compressing. At the bottom of your front shock theres a dial you can spin to have the shock rebound faster or slower. The more slower its set the more of that "pssshhhh" sound you get. Or at least on mine thats how it was.

    I had it running all the way fast and it was silent, I went more slower of a rebound now and I get that sound

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    With Poplock closed reba rl and rlt are very stiff or fork go down? If yes how many millimeters go down?

    Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by jonny89 View Post
    With Poplock closed reba rl and rlt are very stiff or fork go down? If yes how many millimeters go down?

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