Are these 90* valve stems ok?


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Are these 90* valve stems ok?

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I got my new E4's over the week end. Counteract beads on the way. Will these valve stems be ok or do you guys recommend something else. Thanks.

https://www.amazon.com/QWORK-Degree-Ang ... WM2UM?th=1


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Re: Are these 90* valve stems ok?

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Quick Cal wrote: Mon Oct 25, 2021 6:11 pm I got my new E4's over the week end. Counteract beads on the way. Will these valve stems be ok or do you guys recommend something else. Thanks.

https://www.amazon.com/QWORK-Degree-Ang ... WM2UM?th=1
You don't mention for which bike, and your profile doesn't show a Goldwing, so I can't say for sure. Some aftermarket angled stems do not give sufficient clearance to brake calipers on some bikes.
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Those are fine, but I like the opposite mounting style, like these:
https://www.amazon.com/Show-Chrome-Acce ... E_STEM_CAP

These are what I bought in 2019: https://www.ebay.com/itm/382346382644
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Re: Are these 90* valve stems ok?

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WingAdmin wrote: Tue Oct 26, 2021 9:01 am
Quick Cal wrote: Mon Oct 25, 2021 6:11 pm I got my new E4's over the week end. Counteract beads on the way. Will these valve stems be ok or do you guys recommend something else. Thanks.

https://www.amazon.com/QWORK-Degree-Ang ... WM2UM?th=1
You don't mention for which bike, and your profile doesn't show a Goldwing, so I can't say for sure. Some aftermarket angled stems do not give sufficient clearance to brake calipers on some bikes.

I'll have to edit my profile. This is on the 89 1500.
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Re: Are these 90* valve stems ok?

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Yes those stems will work fine on your 1500.
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If TPMS is in your future, I would recommend T stems. Wingworld or cyclemax will have them.
https://www.cyclemax.com/inc/searchresu ... s&n=441315
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bstig60 wrote: Wed Dec 08, 2021 7:23 pm If TPMS is in your future, I would recommend T stems. Wingworld or cyclemax will have them.
https://www.cyclemax.com/inc/searchresu ... s&n=441315
T-Stems are okay but will not work with the front wheel of the GL1500.
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I have them on my GL1100 but the first set i ordered from slamazon had a crack right in the middle of the bend. Sent em back and ordered from a different supplier. Those look really good just check for leaks from stem before full inflation perhaps? DO NOT buy the Ebay crap someone posted, pure junk but this one from Amazon is AWESOME ------- Show Chrome Accessories (5-802) 90 Degree Nickel Valve Stem

AVOID THIS ONE ---- QWORK 4Pcs Tyre Valve Stem, 90 Degree Angled Bolt-in Valve Stems for Car Motorcycle Tyre,Anti-Leakage UNLESS YOU LIKE DOING THE JOB TWICE.

Product says it fits GL1500/1800 but fits. It fits the 83 GL1100 Wheel (I have heard GL1200 wheels are the same mm hole) and I suspect it fits the comstar wheels but have not yet started on the 82 build. Tried to get my Shop Partner to put em on his 82 but he poo poo'ed it. I said to him one day you will WISH you had these..........but, in all fairness, he had a MC Shop install his tires and I think he was worried about messing up the balance or something.


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