Adjusting Your Suspension's Preload + Video

Lucas Cooney
by Lucas Cooney
adjusting your suspension s preload video
How to smooth out bumps, control body roll, and improve traction

No single aspect of your ATV’s performance is as important as its suspension. While suspension tuning can be intimidating for beginners, the latest installment of Yamaha’s Sport ATV Tech Tip video series shows you how to get started.

Most ATV shocks offer some level of adjustability, with many offering preload adjustment. High-end models also benefit from shocks with high and low speed compression damping, in addition to rebound damping adjustments. This video looks at the most basic and common adjustment – preload.

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