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by Nicolas

  1. Lift the front of the snowmobile in such a way that the skis are off the ground. Remove the stock shocks according to the procedures recommended by the manufacturer.
    • Lift the front of the snowmobile in such a way that the skis are off the ground.

    • Remove the stock shocks according to the procedures recommended by the manufacturer.

    • Install the Elka front shocks with the piggyback reservoir pointing towards the front of the snowmobile as shown.

    • The lower shock eyelets should be installed with the rebound adjuster oriented towards the outside of the vehicle as shown.

  2. Remove the limiter strap. Lift the rear of the snowmobile in such a way that the track is not touching the ground.
    • Remove the limiter strap.

    • Lift the rear of the snowmobile in such a way that the track is not touching the ground.

    • Remove the two spring supports to remove any tension on the torsion springs.

    • Remove the stock suspension.

  3. Install the sleeve through the bottom eye with the plastic spacer on both side of the eyelet.
    • Install the sleeve through the bottom eye with the plastic spacer on both side of the eyelet.

  4. Install the Elka center shock with piggyback reservoir at the top and pointing towards the right side of the snowmobile as show on the photo. The lower shock eyelet rebound adjuster screw must be oriented toward the rear of vehicle,
    • Install the Elka center shock with piggyback reservoir at the top and pointing towards the right side of the snowmobile as show on the photo.

    • The lower shock eyelet rebound adjuster screw must be oriented toward the rear of vehicle,

  5. Install the Elka rear shock with the reservoir at the bottom and oriented towards the rear of the snowmobile as shown on the photo. The rebound must be facing upwards.
    • Install the Elka rear shock with the reservoir at the bottom and oriented towards the rear of the snowmobile as shown on the photo.

    • The rebound must be facing upwards.

    • Re-install the two spring supports.

    • Lower the snowmobile completely and re-install the limiter strap

  6. Only on the "MXZ X" model with the hydraulic preload adjuster.
    • Only on the "MXZ X" model with the hydraulic preload adjuster.

    • Install the bracket kit provided to attach the hydraulic hose as shown in the picture.

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Nicolas

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