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Can I Take The Shock Covers Off Of My Bike??

Old 04-25-03, 05:30 PM
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Can I Take The Shock Covers Off Of My Bike??

I have a trak 4500 with jett rock shox. I always thought that you were not supposed to do this, but The shox without covers looked fine. Can I take the covers off or what can I do to be able to cut the covers off.

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Old 04-25-03, 05:36 PM
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Yes, you can take them off. They are supposed to be dust covers but after a while I think they actually hold the crud in. The seals should keep the junk out of your shock anyway. It's easiest just to cut them off.
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Old 04-25-03, 05:56 PM
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Thanks for the help
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No problem. And I forgot to say, Welcome to the forums!
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Just curious, since I took mine off as well. Is there any way to take them off without cutting them? :confused:
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Only if you pull the shock apart.
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