replacing rear tire


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replacing rear tire

Postby inkman » Mon Feb 25, 2013 8:33 pm



replacing rear tire on 85 goldwing and was not sure what type of grease to use on the
splines. also was looking at irc wf920 150/90 15 tire. does anyone know anything about this tire.



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Re: replacing rear tire

Postby WingAdmin » Mon Feb 25, 2013 8:46 pm

Moly 60 paste only. Regular grease will cause the splines to be worn and destroyed.

Have a read through How to lubricate the splines in your rear drive - it's for the 1100, but the 1200 is almost identical.

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Re: replacing rear tire

Postby inkman » Mon Feb 25, 2013 9:03 pm

thanks i will check it out

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Re: replacing rear tire

Postby Poohman » Tue Feb 26, 2013 7:49 pm

Just bought a rear tire for my 85 gl1200 Aspencade from www.pinwallcycleparts.com. I got it for $80.03 this is the tire a bought.
NEW Shinko 230 Tour Master 150/90-15 REAR MC Tire, I bought a set from them before for a past 2000 Kaw Ninja 500r and they were great.

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Re: replacing rear tire

Postby inkman » Sat Mar 02, 2013 6:49 pm

thanks for the web sight




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