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by tsmith325
Fri Nov 02, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Tires
Replies: 50
Views: 6144

Re: Tires

Let me step up on my soap box for just a moment. All the talk about tires is just a bit mis-leading. I am afraid someone out there is going to think if I buy "Brand X" tire, I will not have to worry about cupping. Or, "brand Y" will have a better tread life. The fact is that all tires sold in the Un...
by tsmith325
Tue Sep 06, 2011 5:02 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Auto Tire on the Rear, GL1800
Replies: 101
Views: 21954

Re: Auto Tire on the Rear, GL1800

I would like to thank all that took the time to answer my question. It seems there may be a pretty even split on the notion. Ride safe!
by tsmith325
Thu Sep 01, 2011 7:51 am
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Auto Tire on the Rear, GL1800
Replies: 101
Views: 21954

Auto Tire on the Rear, GL1800

It is time to change tires and I was looking for some updated information regarding the use of automobile tires on the rear of my GL1800. The last chatter I saw suggested a Mini Cooper tire. Some say they will never go back to MC tires while others complain it is difficult to push the bike into a le...