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  1. New back tire for my recently purchased 02 VTX 1800C

    General MC Message Board
    Hello! My name is Chris, I'm a new member to VTXOA as well as a pretty new rider (3 1/2yrs). Now that my awkward introduction is out of the way, I'm hoping to draw upon the wisdom of more experienced riders on this post. I'm looking for help in regards to the back tire to my '02 VTX 1800C. My...
  2. 200 rear tire?

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    I have a 2008 vtx1800n and wondering if I can fit a 200 rear tire on the back of the bike? Kinda wondering if I should go with a metz or an avon? Also... right now it is a 180/70r16... Would I still go with a 200/70r16 or would it be more like a 200/60r16 or something to keep the high right? And...
  3. Darkside on a VTX 1800N

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    I have a stock 05 VTX 1800N that I want to go to the DarkSide with. My stock rear tire is a 180/70 R16. Does anyone know what car tire size equivalent or will fit that can be used without making any mods to the bike. Any suggestions are appreciated. Thanks...
  4. Rear tire size question

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Morning guys, Quick question for ya. It's time to change my rear tire on my 05 VTX1300S. I understand that 170/80 15 is the stock size that I have on there now, but was wondering how much wider, if at all, I can go with the stock rear end. I'm planning on purchasing Metzler 880s. Thanks...