OHLINS HD-816 Shocks for Harley Davidson Dyna Wide Glide models 1993-2008 & Switchbacks 2012-Newer
This pair of shocks are a 13.25″ shock that fits HD Dyna Wide Glide models 1993-2008 and Dyna Switchbacks 2012-Newer. This shock is the same length as the factory shock for these fitments. This is Ohlins mid line shock with extra adjustability. It is a dividing piston damper with pre-load, rebound and ride height adjustability. The dynamic relationship between rider and road is managed solely by a motorcycle’s suspension. Because of that, the feel, the feedback, and the fun of riding all depend on the quality of the suspension.
Stock Harley Shocks: They are made to one specification. They are not adjustable for each individual rider * Stock shocks are cheap. They cost around $8.00 to produce! * Stock shocks are stiff and do not maintain proper air * They are disposable and wear out over time. If not replaced then they truly take away from the comfort and control of a great ride.
Öhlins shocks have adjustable preload, and some models also offer compression and rebound damping adjustments. They are re-buildable, so they are a one time purchase. They also come with a 5 year warranty. Installing Öhlins suspension will give you the maximum handling ability of your motorcycle It will deliver the best comfort and performance every time you ride becoming a long lasting friend. Please email us the following information so we can set up the preload on your shocks prior to shipping them to you: HD Motorcycle Model and Year; Primary riders approx. weight; passenger weight and what percentage of the time you ride with a passenger; Do you have saddlebags, estimated weight with their contents and if removable, and how often you ride with them.