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FOX Van RC Coil Rear Shock

Average User Rating: (Outstanding)
Vital MTB Retail Partners:
Chain Reaction Bicycles Jenson U.S.A. Competitive Cyclist Backcountry

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    “Reliable!!!”

    The Good: Reliable, reliable, reliable!! Simple

    The Bad: Not as much adjustment as higher end models

    Overall Review:

    This shock is filled with nitrogen, which is why it is so reliable. It's a "mini" dirt bike shock basically. You don't have to check any air adjustments before you ride. Plus nitrogen doesn't heat up as fast so it maintains performance on long runs. And if it ever does fail on you, you can take it to a motorcycle suspension mechanic instead of having to ship it to Fox (this voids your warranty though). I'll take this over an overpriced "high end" shock any day when the money is coming out of my own wallet.

    Vital MTB Retail Partners:
    Chain Reaction Bicycles Jenson U.S.A. Competitive Cyclist Backcountry

    Specifications

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    Miscellaneous Proven Fox performance and technology for the accomplished athlete or beginner - and everything in between. Adjustable rebound & low speed compression Spring preload Approximate weight 387 grams w/o spring.
    Price $259.99
    Vital MTB Retail Partners:
    Chain Reaction Bicycles Jenson U.S.A. Competitive Cyclist Backcountry