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post #1 of 3 Old Jan 21st, 2009, 3:40 pm Thread Starter
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Looking for a lower seat

I have a 2000 LT and would like to find one of the lower seat replacments they use to make. If anyone knowes where I can find one , or has one for sale, please let me know. AT 5'6" I could use more foot on the ground. Thanks
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post #2 of 3 Old Jan 21st, 2009, 8:26 pm
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Re: Looking for a lower seat

When I bought my '02 K1200LT a few months ago the previous owner was also "inseam challenged" like I am. He had already put a Rick Meyer (or is it Mayer) seat on it which is significantly lower than the original.

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post #3 of 3 Old Jan 22nd, 2009, 8:01 am
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Re: Looking for a lower seat

I bought and installed the BMW low seat on my 04 LT. I'm 5'8" with 28" inseam. this dropped seat hieght 2". With the rear shock preload dialed down I can flat foot with my wife on back. Beware!! the older pre 05 LT's may require some cutting of body work and old brackets off the frame. If your not up to the cutting it could be $$ at the dealer. good luck

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