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The seat on my 13 XCW 450 is killing me after a couple of hrs. I have aready replaced it with a taller Sicas racing version but i really need something wider. Does anyone make an aftermarket seat that is wider and if i am lucky taller also??

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The seat on my 13 XCW 450 is killing me after a couple of hrs. I have aready replaced it with a taller Sicas racing version but i really need something wider. Does anyone make an aftermarket seat that is wider and if i am lucky taller also??

Might I ask what rear spring that you are running and settings?

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I will need to check on the spring and settings. I am 6'5" and 265lbs so i had tech care here in michigan set up the suspension when i bought the bike 2 yrs ago. I mostly use the bike for single track and trail riding with my son and wear ktm padded riding shorts. I will contact seat concepts to see what they have to offer.

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When I bought my EXC, the stock seat was WAY too hard so I bought the Seat Concepts that they had in stock.  I didnt realize at the time it was a tall model. It is waaaaay more comfy, and the back part is wider than the stock seat.  Mine is a tall, and I may sell it and get the standard height because I think the stock height will be better for me.  I highly recommend the seat concepts seats!

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I'm 5'9 and the Seat Concepts standard is perfect for me.  Its softer, flatter and wider in just the right ways.

I rode a street bike yesterday (cbx500) and was complaining about a sore ass in 30 miles.  All my bikes will be getting this seat from now on.

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Might I ask what rear spring that you are running and settings?

Are you kidding????

Buy you some springs all ready.....

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Are you kidding????

Buy you some springs all ready.....

If you must know, I posed the question cause his butt was hurting. :rolleyes:

 

The suspension can definitely make a seat feel better or worse, when sitting.

 

But he didn't know what he has, so moot point.

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I already have new front and rear springs plus valving fron tech care when i first got the bike. I used to race street bike professionally so i know what a difference a proper suspension can make. It was a brand new bike that had the suspension done before i ever rode it.

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Thanks for all the help. I ordered a seat concept seat yesterday afternoon. Hopefully this will make the difference. The Sicass racing seat would kill my rear end after a hr on plain dirt roads. I think the foam was to soft and i was bottoming out on the seat pan. Plus that seat is narrow and rounded at the top. Seemed to fit right in the crack of my rear end. Lol

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