Tires


Information and questions on GL1800 Goldwings (2001-Present)
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kordyf
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Motorcycle: 2010 gl1800 Goldwing

Tires

Postby kordyf » Sat Aug 06, 2011 1:17 pm



Is there anything wrong with putting a Dunlop E3 tire on the rear, while having a 404 on the front?
What are the consequences?



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Re: Tires

Postby cbx4evr » Sat Aug 06, 2011 5:46 pm

There is nothing that says that you have to run similar tires front and back. My Goldwing is actually the first bike I have that is that way but that is the way I bought it. On my other bikes past and present I always had different tires.
"It´s a friggen motorcycle, it´s not supposed to be comfortable, quiet or safe. The wind noise is supposed to hurt your ears, the seat should be hard and riding it should make you s**t your pants every now and then. "

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ACEWINGER
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Re: Tires

Postby ACEWINGER » Sat Aug 06, 2011 8:43 pm

I dont think I ever had a matched set in my life. Until I bought this bike a month ago. Buy what you want and RIDE!


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