Race Tech has just released a new Gold Valve Shock Kit for the Showa BFRC shock found on the 2018 RMZ450. The innovative “Balance Free” twin-tube shock design has potential, but also has its own special challenges. In stock form, test riders complained about both harshness as well as a wallowy feel. This shock design greatly benefits from Gold Valves that drastically changes the flow characteristic. Gold Valves eliminate restriction and allow the valve stack to provide precise control. The Race Tech Gold Valve Shock Kit provides a plush, consistent, yet firm feel with drastically improved bottoming resistance.
The Race Tech Gold Valve Shock Kit includes: (1) Compression Gold Valve, (2) Rebound Gold Valve, (3) DVS Access Code for Personalized Valving Setting, (4) Shims related hardware to build personalized settings and (5) Race Tech Gold Valve Kits are 100% guaranteed to exceed your highest expectations and all Race Tech products are Made in the USA. The retail price is $199.99 at www.racetech.com.