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  1. Tyres - 190/50 or 55?????

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Im getting some new rubber. Ive always run the Pilot Power 2CT's in a 190/50, but am thinking i may change just for something different. The PP,s dont seem to wear well on the track, lots of cold tear. 55's were on my bike when i got it, but i didnt have them long enough to know the difference...
  2. What Tyres

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    :bwtiller My much loved TLR is in need ov some new rubber, What do you guys recommend. I like to think im a quick rider (yeah whateva) Love the lane and the island
  3. 4x4 Land Rover wheels & tyres x5

    Looking to Sell, Any Items, NON Motorcycle
    On ebay selling for my uncle. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=330395037483&ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT#ht_770wt_1165 Cheaper than reserve for zoners
  4. Track day tyres

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Anyone with an opinion on Pirelli Super Corsas vs Michelin Power Ones? I currently have Bridgestone 002R street which are ok, but only ok, they move around a bit at full lean - side grip seems only as good as the diablo corsas I had prior to them. I'm looking for a set of track tyres with good...
  5. tyres please

    UK Forum (Including Scotland)
    hi guys, as a returnee to the good ol tl just wondered what tyres you recomend for the tls, i had a tlr for 4 years and loved it on bridgestones, i just loved the way it rolled into turns far better than the metz it came on, but in the miles i've done on my tls i've found it to be a completely...
  6. tsubaki chain/195 tyres

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi,anyone else this problem,just had a new tsubaki chain fitted by dealer,problem is ,on the over run its scuffing the edge of the tyre(195/55 dunlop 207)wheel is lined up exactly,thing is tyre measures 205mm edge to edge,other than go for a 180 section tyre anyone tried other brands and are...
  7. Different tyres front and back

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Whats your guys opinion on this; Tyres...i have always tried to get a matching set front and rear (or in a couple of cases where i havent the front is always a sticker tyre). The TLR i picked up a few months ago has mixed tyres (both Michelins) with the sticky on the back and it worries me a...
  8. Tyres to your door.

    UK Forum (Including Scotland)
    Not really a for sale thread and its UK only so I will post it here. If anyone is interested I can get................ Pirelli Diablo 120/70-17 & 190/50-17 delivered to you for £160 inc P+P & VAT. or......... Dunlop Qualifier 120/70-17 & 190/50-17 delivered to you for £188 inc P+P & VAT. As...
  9. tyres

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    got a puncture in the front and rear is near the leagal so my question is wot sizes do you lads run on the rear front will be satndard 120/70/17 :O:O
  10. Tyres

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Anybody running Continental Road/Race attack tyres?, if so what are they like for grip dry /wet, mileage etc compared to the more popular brands ie Bridgestone/Pirelli/Michelins and what do you think to them?.
  11. Tyres for sale - AUS seller

    Looking to Sell
    Hey guys, I have three Michelin 2CT Pilot Powers for sale, 1 front and 2 rear. Tyres are in really good nick, 90-95% tread left on them and some still have the little rubber tip things on them also. These are dual compound tyres so have a softer compound on the edge. Prices: 120/70/17 - $150...
  12. Tyres - Sizes - stated & actual

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Lets have some info based on hard facts ....... A lot has been made of 180/55 or 190/55 making the bike steer better, and a lot of nonsense has been talked about different tyres benefits, etc., and I have always maintained that the stated size is not the be-all and end-all, as different...
  13. Tyres Which do you rate the highest?

    Help Forum
    I will need a new set of tyres soon and just wandered what most other epople use, heard good things about conti sport attacks and also the maxxis supermaxx would appreciate any suggestion and feed back from anyone who has used either of the tyres mentioned here? Cheers Cliffo :devious
  14. Avon tyres on a tls peoples review please

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    hi everyone has anyone used avon tyres on their tls, the reason is has i`m looking to change my tls tyres which are bridgestones i have been to my local bike dealership and they are doing deals on in standard tls sizes 120/70/17 & 190/50/17. the avon tyres are Avon storm st & Avon...
  15. nightmare tyres

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    what are the best tyres to use for everyday useage. i need a hard wearing tyre as i dolots of motorway miles so they square off quikly. any ideas before i put my 3rd set of tyres on within a year
  16. Bridgestone tyres brand new - AUS seller

    Looking to Sell
    I have a set of pretty much brand new Bridgestone Battlax BT56 tyres for sale. These tyres have only had a few hundred k's put on them and still even have the nipples that you get on the new tyres. No punctures or cuts. Front: 120/70/17 Rear: 190/50/17 Brand new, these tyres go for about...
  17. Michelin Pilot Power tyres - AUS seller

    Looking to Sell
    I have a set of super sticky Michelin Pilot Power tyres with about 90% tread for sale at $300. These brand new go for about $500. Sizes are: Rear - 180/55/ZR17 Front - 120/70/ZR17 Local pickup preferred.
  18. tyres

    Help Forum
    here we go i,m after advise on tyres what have people used and which were good and which were bad? my bike is a tlr. also if any one has fitted 185 what was the profile? regards matt:)
  19. Part Worn Battlax BT015 Tyres

    Looking to Sell
    Front BT015F 120/70 R17 Rear BT015R 190/50 R17 Both have 3mm of Tread in Middle Done 600 Miles and Only Removed for Stickier Track Day Tyres on my GSXR Even Wear with No Flats £60 Delivered in the UK I have an ever increasing pile of part worn wets and supercorsa's (mainly fronts) if...
  20. tyres

    UK Forum (Including Scotland)
    where do you get your tyres from i have pirelli on put people have been banging on about avon and how much should i be paying tl1000s:)
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