Fox Shox Van RC Rear Shock

5/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $319.98

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Product Description

Based on the same famous chassis architecture as the World Cup and World Championship winning DHX...

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Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by South OC DH a Downhiller from Mission Viejo, CA USA

Date Reviewed: November 18, 2010

Strengths:    Super easy to use! Plush travel. The compression and rebound knobs have 13 clicks, which makes it easy to adjust on the fly. For 13 clicks, it has signifigant effect on the shock.

Weaknesses:    Changing the coil is a pain. Unless you have a punch and a press, take it to a shop or you will destroy your bushings.
Dont turn the coil more than twice (Per FOX) or you will add undo stress on the collar and change your compression and rebound settings.

Bottom Line:   
My shock is a 2005 and it is bombproof. It is coil technology so no messing with air or pumps. I put one on my wifes bike too. It is great for DH, and free riding. Getting the right coil is easy, just call FOX and they can tell you what size coil based on your weight and riding style.

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Favorite Trail:   Shock Treatment, Mammoth

Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $90.00

Purchased At:   E-Bay

Similar Products Used:   Fox Van R 160mm, Marzocchi 66RC3

Bike Setup:   Shimano Saint components, Hope hubs, Mavice rims, Azonic bars.

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