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Postby triax01 » Sun Aug 25, 2013 5:41 pm

first let me start off by saying thanks to wingadmin for the topic of how to remove the rear tire from a 82 gl 1100. most excellent topic and very easy to follow directions thanks again.

question of the day is ....has anyone ever Not had to install wheel weights to have the wheel balanced? i lubed up the axel and put it in the tire , set it up on a level stand and started to check for balance, no matter where i rotated the wheel it stopped and did not show me that i have a heavy spot the wheel stayed wherever i placed it. the bearing is moving free and is in great shape. im just not sure if i should put it on the bike yet without taking it in to get the balance checked. to me it seems fine but not sure


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Postby goldwing 1 » Sun Aug 25, 2013 7:30 pm

sounds to me the tire is balanced-what I would do is put in dyna beads,and call it good-I use dyna beads on all my tires-have had no problem at all-work great. :arrow: :D

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Postby bustedwing » Sun Aug 25, 2013 10:17 pm

I second that motion, no tire and rim is perfect so invest in dyna beads or now there is a similar product that works a little better, but anyway it will be worth your tire tread to use a self balancing style of weights. Ride safe.
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Postby WingAdmin » Mon Aug 26, 2013 12:42 pm

Another vote for Dyna Beads. I tried them first in my GL1100, and have used them in every vehicle since. They work great!

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