Upgrading the brake lines will give you more firm and even pressure for a better feel and increased stopping power. The Z has pretty spongey feedback. Braided lines are on my to-do list. For pads, I usually get EBC. They should be available for the Z650, but you might have to call for a cross reference.
Any one making aftermarket shocks for this bike yet (other than Hyperpro)?
I see Ohlins has a cartridge kit for the forks but I am wondering if there is anything to help the rear.
I have a 2007 Ninja with a Ohlins shock and in the process of getting a ZX10R front suspension installed. I like...
So I took my z650 out the other night and smashed into a car on the interstate. Looks like I will need a whole fork setup and front wheel.
Has anyone pulled off a fork swap on this bike or have upgrade recommendations. Since I am starting from scratch I figured I could build them back better...
I was wondering if anyone has lowered their Z650? I purchased the Soupy's lowering link from Ebay and will be installing. The bike already has a lower seat height than most bikes of this displacement but i'm looking for one more inch or so to be able to flat foot.
Hey guys,soon I will have to change the discs on my Z (probably at 45-50 k km,depending on the wear of the discs and also pads (I have changed pads twice until now-currently I have 34 k km with the bike)
Most probably I will get TRW discs,and with the pads I have some doubts: organic or...
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