OEM Tire Load rating vs 1300 GVWR - VTXOA
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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-07-2017, 10:46 PM Thread Starter
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Nothing to see here, go to your homes....

I'm derailing my own thread.


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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-07-2017, 10:52 PM
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Step back, take a deep breath and stop over thinking this. Pack your bags and ride!!! If you can't do that sell the bike.

'05 Honda VTX 1300R Champion trike Kit. Mustang Seats and Backrests, Kuryakyn ISO grips, pegs, floorboards, shifter and brake peddle. Universal passenger arm rests, Wolo horn, Shark 600 watt stereo, Vista cruise, Cup holder, GPS. Lots of chrome.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-08-2017, 01:33 AM
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Oem tires are the worst you can put on.
Step up to metz or elite

05 1300S 6901 miles at start 114600 now
03 1800 R 64100 at start 80500 now dyno results 97.55 HP 110.22 torque
80550 E4 front
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-08-2017, 06:43 AM
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Nobody has ever had a tire issue due to overloading in the history of the VTX.
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