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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-31-2020, 07:49 PM Thread Starter
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Handlebar position

I have a 2014 FJR 1300 that I love! I have put a helie bar riser extension on which brought the bars up son inch and back 2 inch's. But the problem I have is the bars are angled back to far toward the driver. I need to get them out straighter because my hand fall asleep because of my wrist angle. I have pushed them as far as adjustment goes. Dose anyone have NY good suggestions??
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-31-2020, 08:33 PM
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I have the helibars on my 2016 and initially set the bars in the most forward position, but I found a pull in my shoulders. So I now have them set to the most rearward position and find it more comfortable. I also use grip puppies.

Because of the nearly upright seating position, I also had to raise my rear brake lever.

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Mine are pushed as far forward as they go. Helps tremendously.

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