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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-08-2019, 01:01 PM Thread Starter
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Progressive 944 Ultra Low HD

Has anyone put these on? I really wanted to drop the rear about an 1 1/2 " and my service writer and a few people recommended these. So i pulled the trigger and they go on this friday. I was going to go standard, but am going heavy duty in the event i ride two up at some point. From what i hear the ride is a little stiffer, but i don't mind that as long as it handles and performs. im 5 11" 215lbs.


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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-08-2019, 05:38 PM
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What did ya pay. Progressive are decent shocks, but there are a lot better out there for the cash.
I've never had the 944, but the progressive shocks I've owned and own ride on the harsh side. Still way better then oem.

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Lowered 2" rear and 1"front. Rode solo and bike rode well and handled great. Will need to adjust when I get mommy on the back I'm sure. I am 6'4" 225#. Hope this helps.
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I like that you asked for thoughts AFTER you got them.

we've all done that and thought, "shit, I should've waited"

Looks like so far you did a good move. I'm still thinking Super Shox this season, however i need new tires and brakes dipping into that budget.

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I put the standard duty on-went back to the hd adj. shock-I like the 12" shock but the pro944 was to hard for us 2up-i'm 180-back seat is 135-pain in the ass to adj back and forth-just ordered some super shox in a 14" with extended mount-gives extra travel and still 11.5 ride height
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