Thread: Hood Shock RXT
08-06-2014, 11:40 PM #1
Hood Shock RXT
Hey guys I just bought a replacement hood shock for my 2006 RXT, but man its hard to compress the shock anyone know how many lbs of pressure is needed to retract the shock, I think the shock is locked up I want to make sure its not just me loosing my mind before I contact the seller that the shock is busted and need a replacement shock. thanks in advance, RIDE ON!!!
08-06-2014, 11:44 PM #2
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The gas spring may have a force rating on the label. It may be rated in pounds or Newtons.
It can take a lot of force to compress the gas spring on some models. On a different model PWC the gas spring for my hood is rated at 80 pounds of force.
08-07-2014, 06:44 AM #3
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