2018-2020 Instinct Technical Info

For model years 2018-2020

Instinct to Instinct BC Edition Conversion
For sure you can, but to do so you’ll need 3 things:  a 160mm fork; an 8.5" x 2.5" rear shock and the BC Edition rear link.  The link can be...
Wed, 1 Jun, 2022 at 2:59 PM
2018-2020 Instinct Small Parts Kits
Part Part Number Description Bearing Kit 1817017RMB 8 Enduro 6900 2RS Max bearings. Hardware Kit 1819037 Main pivot, linkage, chainstay to seat s...
Wed, 19 Aug, 2020 at 12:14 PM
Instinct Maximum Seatpost Insertion
The dropper post length is dependent on a couple of factors; the first being your saddle height and the second being the maximum seatpost insertion depth wh...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 12:25 PM
Instinct Seatpost Diameter
The Instinct uses a 30.9mm seat post.
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 12:25 PM
Instinct Sag Recommendation
We recommend running 30-35% sag on the Instinct.
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 12:26 PM
Instinct Seatpost Collar Size
The Instinct uses a 34.9mm seat post collar.
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 12:26 PM
Instinct Front Derailleur Compatibility
The Instinct is not compatible with a front derailleur.
Thu, 20 Aug, 2020 at 12:35 PM
Instinct Shock Size and Shock Hardware Size
The Instinct uses a 210 mm x 55 mm. The forward shock hardware is a 25mm x 8mm ID pin and reducers, and the rear shock mount uses our bearing eyelet hardwa...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 12:58 PM
Instinct Bashguard Compatibility
The Instinct has the two lower ISCG05 tabs. These can be used to mount a two-bolt bash guard. 
Mon, 13 Jul, 2020 at 6:52 PM
Instinct Maximum Chainring Size
The maximum chainring size that’s compatible is a 34t. The maximum oval chainring size that’s compatible is a 32t. One thing to consider is that the Spirit ...
Thu, 4 Jun, 2020 at 1:27 PM