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PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 12:24 pm    Post subject: rear tyre size for 1990 1000 exup Reply with quote

What size can go on can you get away with a 180 55 17 on the rear or do they rub
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 12:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I run a 180 but have had to take a small area from rear of oem chain guard
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 12:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just been told there's plenty room for the 180 55 with no rubbing mate
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 2:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My guard was already cut before I bought the bike. I've since fitted a carbon item that was a direct fit without altering
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PostPosted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 5:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

no probs mines a hugger so ordered the 180 got my pics up now
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2015 5:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Rear wheel is 17"x5.5" so 180/55 tire is the way to go.
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2015 5:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

yip cheers just ordered a set
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