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post #11 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-12-2005, 04:18 PM
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went to the honda town yesterday, was in a hurry, 65bucks to mount rear tire...

they saw me coming..but i needed done then...and they obliged...and that price i dont blame them
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post #12 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-12-2005, 04:25 PM
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Originally Posted by VTXtreme
Just got my new Avon Venoms mounted and balanced

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$22.50 ea, when I brought them in, off the bike

If I didnt buy the tires from them $32 ea

If the tires are on the bike it costs a lot more (shop rate $70/hr)

BTW...If its a spoked wheel you likely need new inner tubes/liner as well +$$
I will be needing new tires in about 2/3K miles and looking at getting the Avon. Last two sets have been Metzler. I would be interested in your results with the Avon. Please let me know how they handle and how the wear is going, thanks.


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$65 per tire if you buy tires from someplace other than them (i.e. HDL) $40 per tire if you buy from them. They have no deals on tire prices full retail at those prices they should mount for free IMHO

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post #14 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-12-2005, 10:22 PM
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$55 per single, 100 4 2, 26 per if ya bring in the wheels.
I need 2 get in2 the tire mounting biz.............
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post #15 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-12-2005, 10:28 PM
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Took my back tire and wheel down to new Honda dealer in Gastonia, Extreme Motorsports. Guy charged me $17.00 to mount the new tire, bought elsewhere. I saw a sign on the wall said Labor Rate $65.00 an hour, know it took them 40 minutes to do the job. Doing the front next weekend. Guess where I will go?

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post #17 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-12-2005, 11:55 PM
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Bingo Kevin, a friend has a harbor freight tire changer we us it all the time takes about 15 min to do a set. Get two or three guys to pitch in and it is a $35.00 one time shot forever.

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post #18 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-12-2005, 11:57 PM
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Prices sound pretty typical to me.
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post #19 of 19 (permalink) Old 05-13-2005, 09:35 AM
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110$ for front and back if you dont buy from them.

70$ for front and back if you buy from them.

tires from them 150-200$ more hummmmmmmmmmmmmmmm
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