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    remote lockout question

    If I am riding with a remote speed lockout, can I compress down on the fork and then hit the button, thus keeping the compression until I unlock them again?

    Example: before going up a hill, put weight over the front and compress, hit the lock, climb with the shocks compressed.

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    Re: remote lockout question

    Read info on lockouts all say while suspension is not active, thus nor fully compressed. Maybe a lockout somewhere works where u can but most say right with the info on them not to.

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    thanks. thread death.

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