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    Rize 1 carbon to RZ 1 carbon?

    I changed my carbon Rush 1 to a Rize carbon 1.
    Initially loved the suspension of the Rize 1 , but then started loosing travel and many many problems, as for climbing, it never performed as the Rush 1.

    I tested a RZ carbon 1 yesterday and I felt it climbed better than the Rize, suspension felt nice too.

    So wanted opinions on riders who have changed from a Rize to an RZ.
    My terrain is steep climbs and descends.

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    they didnt change to design of the Rize to the RZ. They changed the name because of some trademark or pantent thing.

    'If you are losing travel, have you reset the bearings in the lefty?
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    what are your other problems?
    Lead by my Lefty............... right down the trail, no brakes.

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    So is the frame of the Rize exactly the same as the RZ?
    Just different suspensions?

    I keep loosing travel, every 2 rides I reset the bearings, have sent it to the tech guy many many times and spent lots of money, and nothing seems to solve the problem.

    Then I had a problem where I took air out of the fork and oil will come out.

    When it performs its great but many times it is just problems.

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    They are the same frame, I like the new PBR lefty better and the Monarch is more adjustable than the RP23.

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    Seems like your Lefty either has too little bearing preload (this can be fixed by bumping the thickness of the bearing races), or you don't put enough air in it, you bottom out too much... or both.

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    I put 90 psi as per the instructions for my weight

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    That leaves the bearing preload as the most likely issue. Do you know what they did when you sent it in for service?

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