pressure display imperial to metric

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pressure display imperial to metric

Post by bagood » Tue Jul 26, 2011 8:58 am

Good morning all. I have been riding a 99 gl1500se and would like to know if the supention pressure reading can be changed from metric to imperial. I dont have an owners manual and have fumbled thougt the rest of the controls except this. Your help would be great, thanks in advance Bagood Safe riding all.

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Re: pressure display imperial to metric

Post by cbx4evr » Tue Jul 26, 2011 9:12 am

Wouldn't that be nice!!!!

kg / cm doesn't tell me anything.

Short of buying a pressure controller from a US bike there appears to be no way to change that.

I made a sticker that I attached inside the top box.

10 psi = .69 40 psi = 2.75
20 psi = 1.38 50 psi = 3.45
30 psi = 2.07 58 psi = 4.00
Range 0 - 58 psi/0-4 kg/cm
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