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  1. #1
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    Jan 2004

    05 SXT: What are my shock options?

    I'm looking to replace a 5th coil on a 2005 SXT. Does anyone know what my option are?

    ....I did find some old threads that touched on this, but there weren't that current or conclusive.
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    The Other Dude
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    If you can find one of the "specialized" DHX's you can use one of those, if not i have seen Cane Creek Double barrels, and the Avalanche shocks on the SXT's, i am sure there are others, but those are the only ones i have seen.
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    I have a double barrel coming in very soon, maybe tomorrow, for my 05 Enduro. I can let you know how I like it when it gets here and I get some time on it, but from what I have been told its going to be second to none.

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    You can run the current DHX's out there. From my understanding, the 05 SXT was identical the the regular Enduros in terms of frame. It wasn't until the 06-7 they changed the geos and beefed up the chainstays. I run a 8.75 x 2.75 DHX, but you can have it reduced to a 2.5 stroke to keep the more slack geo. Look up the post by punkassean...pretty good write up and several older SXT owners did the same upgrade.

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