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post #1 of 16 Old 04-22-2010, 07:28 PM Thread Starter
 
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Question elka shock problem please help

ok i ordered elka stage 2 shocks for the rear. my schocks came in and do not have resavors on them. elka told me that ALL stage 2 shocks have resavors. dealer i got them from said the ones he ordered, the ones i have are stage 2 without resavors how is that possible??


"The Stage 2 builds upon our Stage 1 with the addition of an external reservoir for more oil volume and flow that provides better cooling for a more consistant damping throughout the ride. We highly recommend the Stage 2 as our entry-level model for spirited riding, aggressive riders and for heavier vehicles."

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Already answered your PM... Basically, the dealer lied to you. Stage 2 and Stage 2+ are not listed in the Elka catalog for the rear of the 700xx... only the fronts.

According to the Elka catalog... your choices for the rear are limited to...
Stage 1+R (pre-load and rebound... no rezzie)
Stage 3 (pre-load, compression and rebound... with remote rezzies)
Stage 4 (the above with high and low speed compression)

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By my R&D Elka do 4 differant levels of shocks for the rear. Either ATV Galaxy is wrong or Elka has not updated there catologue. You can get stage 1 with ressies.
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after a lot of research i think i have the stage 1 preload and rebound eb6r. and ordered and paid for for the rr36b which are preload with remote resavors which coast more. just hoping it will be made right. saved up for almost a year to get these i want the ones i ordered!

ENGINE:(57.87HP-LTP DYNO)12:1CP,STAGE 3 HOT CAM, PORT/POLISHED HEAD,HDD +3 TB, DMC AFTERBURNER FULL EXHAUST,PCV,MODQUAD K&N FILTER/MODIFIED AIR BOX,13T
SUSPENSION:ELKA STAGE 3 REAR STAGE 3 FRONT/HOUSER ARMS,L8TON SWAY BAR
ITP T-9 PROSERIES SKAT~TRACK EXTREAM HAULERS/MOHAWKS,RAZR/RAZR 2
ARMOR:PRO ARMOR FAT PEG NERF BARS
PRO ARMOR DOMINATOR FRONT BUMPER,PRM DESERT GRAB BAR,PRM FULL UNDER SKIDS,X-POSED SHOCK COVERS
CONTROL:PROTAPER EVO BARS,ODI GRIPS,TRAIL TECH HI-RISE BAR CLAMP,ALBA STEERING STABILIZER
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Did you pay by credit card? If so and they don't make it right, you can call your credit card and dispute the charge saying they charged you for one thing and delivered another and they will take the $$ back

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yeah i did. i dont like being an ass about this kind of stuff but it seems thats the only way things get done.

ENGINE:(57.87HP-LTP DYNO)12:1CP,STAGE 3 HOT CAM, PORT/POLISHED HEAD,HDD +3 TB, DMC AFTERBURNER FULL EXHAUST,PCV,MODQUAD K&N FILTER/MODIFIED AIR BOX,13T
SUSPENSION:ELKA STAGE 3 REAR STAGE 3 FRONT/HOUSER ARMS,L8TON SWAY BAR
ITP T-9 PROSERIES SKAT~TRACK EXTREAM HAULERS/MOHAWKS,RAZR/RAZR 2
ARMOR:PRO ARMOR FAT PEG NERF BARS
PRO ARMOR DOMINATOR FRONT BUMPER,PRM DESERT GRAB BAR,PRM FULL UNDER SKIDS,X-POSED SHOCK COVERS
CONTROL:PROTAPER EVO BARS,ODI GRIPS,TRAIL TECH HI-RISE BAR CLAMP,ALBA STEERING STABILIZER
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First you say hey you screwed up now fix it. If they tell you , then you arent being the ass; you are just protecting your investment. Its a chunk of change for those things!

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Exactly for the price you paid for them shocks i wouldnt hesitate to be an ass i know i sure would and im like you dont like being that way
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I REALLY like being an ass when people are deserving of that action. It is kinda fun.

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Sick 'em Remington.......You know after waiting all this time & saving for them that if they are not what you wanted you will never be happy with them..Make them get it right..

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