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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Nov 1st, 2010, 8:49 pm Thread Starter
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Aerostich Combat Boots

I just bought a pair off of Fleabay - like new - literally. The problem I'm having is in shifting - the boot seems to be just large/stiff enough that I sometimes miss an upshift. Is this a case where I need to lower my pegs - break in the boots some more or what?

I like the fit and protection, but this bothers me....

BTW the bike in question is a 2004 GT, and the shift lever is already adjusted to the forward postion.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Nov 5th, 2010, 4:34 pm
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Beemer01, Same problem with my new combats last week. I also have a GT, felt like the boots were way too baulky, just need to break them in more.

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You can file the tabs/stops on the shifter, that would give you more adjustability, but there is also an adjustment behind the muffler for the up and down.

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http://www.k-bikes.com/forums/showth...hifter+linkage

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