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post #21 of 23 (permalink) Old 01-11-2017, 10:40 AM
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I had the same problem after 40-50 miles, until I got my Mustang seat. Now, NO pain or problems going 400 miles. Also, I actually moved my forwards a little FURTHER forward, but only about an inch and a half, so everything else is the same, since I have an '03 Spirit 750, also in red. Ergonomics do NOT appear to be the issue, but just poor foam in the stock seat. If you want to keep your seat, you could add a gel pad for about $40-50, but you'll want to cut out a slight dip/hole for it to go in the middle of the foam, so you won't get burned in the hot sun.


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post #22 of 23 (permalink) Old 01-12-2017, 03:11 AM
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Problem Solved! I went on a 4 hour ride with ZERO discomfort. It cost me a $150 to get this done:
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All-kine Upholstery (239) 603-4574 located in Cape Coral, Florida did the work. It cost me $150. I am very pleased, but not as much as my butt -- no pun intended.
I grew up in Sebring,
Wasn`t included in my "Syomping grounds tour" but I have been to Cape Coral...
Where are you located swFL?


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