Shock clicking

Just had my shock rebuilt on my 01 CR 500 (finally). Went on 2 good rides on it. Washed it and have it sitting in my garage. Took it off the stand and there is a clicking noise now. I was trying to find out where the noise was coming from and realized it is sticking now in the "sag position". Please help. Going for a ride next to weekends. Not a suspension-ologist!!!

Have you checked the condition of your shock linkage and swingarm bushings and bearings? They may be corroded and binding up inside,

Have you checked the condition of your shock linkage and swingarm bushings and bearings? They may be corroded and binding up inside,

Great call. I greased up the linkage/bearings and the stick and squeaking went away. Thanks a lot. Almost started crying!

You might want to check the stearing stem bearings though they aren't quite as exposed as the linkage/swingarm. The heim joints at the ends of the shock can get loose and click just a little too if you really want to make it tight.

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