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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Unread 04-14-2019, 08:51 AM Thread Starter
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Zx750K Rear suspension

Has anyone tried fitting any other rear absorber into 91-92 K model?
Someone told me the shocks from zx11 D will fit. Does anyone has some experience here?
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Can I ask what your looking for in a different shock. As in better handling or more adjustable. Street or track. I don’t think the zx11D shock has any adjustments except ride height.
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These are really quite limited motorcycles and would be best kept in somewhat original shape. Don't get me wrong, you are free to do what you wish but most here would love to see the K's stay as K's. I have a proper M shock I could spare if you are missing one. The spring rate may not be correct but the rest of it is.
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agreed as above.

Any J/K/L/M/P - with battery box butchery for the piggyback P reservoir to fit - will work just fine but the "R" shocks as in K/M were fully adjustable and have remote reservoirs. Bleeding edge stuff for their time for sure.

I'd suggest you just get it Race Tech or whatever is your preference rebuilt to suit your weight and personal preferences.

With a P linkage installed it will be the best shock you've ever experienced (assuming you haven't had custom valving and springs for your specific weight before) and worth every single dollar. Your mind will be absolutely blown by how good it is.

These bikes are rare and you'd be doing yourself and the bike a disservice to remove part of the recipe that makes a K a K. Rebuilding your stock K shock will put you on the resto mod path with a seemingly stock rear boinger that will outperform pretty much any off the shelf stocker from any bike/year.

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I think that is a great way to put it Necron9d9. The M shock I have has one race season of use and that is all so likely would not even need a rebuild.
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