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PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Welcome Thumb another 2001 joins the club (the best looking ones in my opinion) worship
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My argument for softer pressures is that the factory settings have to cover high speed motoring, pressures required for 175 mph are higher than for 70.

Quite a few dealers recommend lower pressures for normal road use and I agree but it is a personal choice.
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PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

maldren wrote:
My argument for softer pressures is that the factory settings have to cover high speed motoring, pressures required for 175 mph are higher than for 70.

Quite a few dealers recommend lower pressures for normal road use and I agree but it is a personal choice.


996’s are terrible on factroy pressures. Much better with at least 4psi less than recommended... handling and ride massively improved.
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