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I have had several conversations with 4&6 Racing in Skokie IL which is a RaceTech Center among other things. They feel very strongly that the hyperpro front springs are the best springs to use in the 1800. Has anyone had any first hand experience with their springs or the use of the Race Tech Cartridge.

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"Mad-Dog",
I have had progressive fork springs and rear spring replacement for almost a year. I'm thinking this combo will be extremely hard to beat, my bike handles like it's on rails. Does NOT drag anything in the corners at all, and i'm no lightweight. 6 ft 3 and 245 pounds.
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Thanks JD for the reply. I had progressives on my 1500 '88' & it made a huge difference on that old dog. I was just wondering about the Hyperpro on the 1800.

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Are the springs hard to replace. Also my bike only has 12000 miles, this is my first Gold Wing. how long should original springs last? Thank you.
 

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Trey the fronts are easy to do ...the back system is another animal altogether. At 12 grand on your bike you should be just fine the way it is. As far as longevity...that is subjective per rider.

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Trey,
My front and rear springs began softening up at 20k range there abouts. I'm thinking the more weight you have on the bike the quicket the suspension softens.
I'm running about 390 riding double, plus pulling a bushtec most of the time.
JD
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