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What size apes can I put on w-out replacing cables

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You're going to run into problems other than just the cables. All handlebar wiring is going to be too short and the front brake line as well. You can usually come up about three inches at the most from standard risers to tall risers, 3 1/2" to 4" risers. One other thing that you must keep in mind when changing H-bars, not only the height but the width as well. If you're going to change H-bars, plan on lengthening all wiring and replacing cables and the brake hose.

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