The DHX has been Fox's answer to a high performance gravity shock since 2005. To keep it running at its best, and to help you best the competition, regular maintenance and custom tuning is key.
During normal use your shocks dampening oil begins to drop in performance. This is due to multiple factors including becoming contaminated by dirt and debris as well as the deterioration of the oil itself. During a full shock service we strip the shock down, clean the internal components and replace the essential oils, lubricants and seals to keep the product operating at its best.
This service should be performed at minimum every 12 month's or 100 hours of riding. A few signs of this service being necessary are reduced compression/rebound control, leaking oil or a squelching noise while in use.
Full service includes: