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kx 65 is A bit to tall for my son. how do I lower it front and back. how far can I lower it.

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look at the dog bones on the rear linkage. Find out what length they are (stamped On them) then you can order different lengths. Let me know what you have. I have some long ones laying around here.

forks, drop them in the clamps up to the bar.

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Just did this for my kid... If you notice, when dropping the forks in the clamps they barely hit the handlebars. So, I took a ball peen hammer to the bars where they interfere and created a small indentation. Now I can lower the forks all the way up to the crossbar pad! Next step, buy some 1/4" aluminum bar stock. Take off the stock dogbone links for comparison. Make up several new dogbones with the holes spaced further apart... like 3/8", 1/2" etc. You can truly customize the ride height this way. We went nearly 3" with our drop. Pretty simple and cheap!!!

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Just did this for my kid... If you notice, when dropping the forks in the clamps they barely hit the handlebars. So, I took a ball peen hammer to the bars where they interfere and created a small indentation. Now I can lower the forks all the way up to the crossbar pad! Next step, buy some 1/4" aluminum bar stock. Take off the stock dogbone links for comparison. Make up several new dogbones with the holes spaced further apart... like 3/8", 1/2" etc. You can truly customize the ride height this way. We went nearly 3" with our drop. Pretty simple and cheap!!!

are you conserned that you may have weekend the bars?

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A couple things I had done to my sons 65 is shave the seat foam, softer springs front and rear, and raised the forks in the clamps.

All these together made a hug difference.

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are you conserned that you may have weekend the bars?

Nope, when you see it in person, this is a very, very minor procedure. I sleep well at night with this mod!

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