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  1. Odd feeling form rear wheel

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hey guys ,have been noticing an odd feeling from my rear wheel lately and wonder if someone might be able to tell me what the problem could be. At times, It feels like my rear tire is flat or that I'm running along some kind of ruts. I've pulled of the highway, expecting to see a low tire, but...
  2. Rear wheel alignment

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    I just change the rear tire and notice the wear pattern was like a very poor tow alingment on a car. The final drive has a plastic ring that resemblesan ecentric (SP), if this is to adjust the tow horizontal aspect of the tire, how do you know when it is true? Any ideas? Thanks!!
  3. 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...
  4. 2005 1800R rear tire

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    What is the largest rear tire I can safely go to without any mods on a 2005 VTX 1800 Retro. and any sugestions on what brand of tire?