Here we gather and share all the information about Africa Twin 650/750 shock absorber we have
Last time we were working on AT rebuild kit as a small side project. It looks like this shock absorber is fully rebuilt now and works fine, so we can show you how to rebuild this shock and offer you a rebuild kit.
You can download the latest version of the rebuild step-by-step instruction completely for free here
If you see any error in the instruction or you have a question – you can also contribute :) Feel free to send us a mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) or contact us via Facebook. We will add all of what’s needed in the next instruction versions.
You can also check our 3 videos about the AT shock rebuild to see even more details on AT rear shock servicing:
Psst… Need some parts for completing the shock rebuild?
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Rebuild the shock and ride safe! :)
Africa Twin RD07A and RD03 Rebuild Kits
Africa Twin shock rebuild kit #1
Basic repair kit contains seals, o-rings and bushing needed for AT shock rebuild. There are also instruction and stickers.
Africa Twin shock rebuild kit #2
This rebuild kit contains rebuild kit#1 and additionally gas valve needed for basic reservoir upgrade.
Africa Twin shock rebuild kit #3
This rebuild kit contains rebuild kit#1 and additionally our new 2 in 1 reservoir cap with gas valve. Thanks to it you can upgrade reservoir by moving the bladder to the opposite side or keep it in old style. Our cap is made of aluminum 2017 alloy, which is also used in aircraft components.
Africa Twin shock absorber shaft, rising the bike 0-6cm
Shock absorber shaft with rubber bumper holder (holder may be impossible to unscrew in old shaft). This shaft have longer bottom thread, so after adding a spacer you can lift the bike up to 6 cm. In other case you need to trim this thread to fit your needs.
Stainless steel braided hose for the reservoir
Stainless steel braided hose used to connect reservoir to the shock absorber body. Set of crush washers included.