82 GL1100I tire presures


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tater9951
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82 GL1100I tire presures

Postby tater9951 » Tue Aug 07, 2012 4:35 pm



Hi Tater Here
I have a 82 GL1100I and I'm runing 35 Lbs tire presure front & rear theclymer manual say 28lbs front & 40lbs rear I am about 220 lbs wha is a good presure so it ride better.
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Re: 82 GL1100I tire presures

Postby WingAdmin » Tue Aug 07, 2012 8:41 pm

It depends somewhat on the tires, but I usually ran 35 in front and 38-40 in rear, depending on the load. I find the Avon Venom tires I had like a bit more pressure in order to perform best.

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Re: 82 GL1100I tire presures

Postby dnehasert » Wed Aug 08, 2012 5:47 pm

38 psi front and 40-42 in the rear, better tire mileage this way.

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Re: 82 GL1100I tire presures

Postby RoadRogue » Wed Aug 08, 2012 10:41 pm

I ran Avon Venoms on my 82 Aspy and aired them up to 41front 44rear. great handling and good mileage too 8-)


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