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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-13-2008, 04:28 AM Thread Starter
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Question FRONT TIRE...How high can I go?

Hi Vulcanetor's, just I get a question..... I'm changing my motorcycle to bobber style, also front fender gone and I would like know how big tire can I use? any idea? I dont care about speedometer!!!

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On the stock wheel you can only go to a 110. Stock is a 100.
Many here have gone to the 110 tire at replacement. (fender still fits too)


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The stock tire size (100) is about 3.75 inches wide. The 110 tire is about 4 to 4.25 inches and takes up just about all the available room with the fender in place.
A 120 tire is about 4.5 to 4.75 inches, and with the threaded portion of the fork, that the fender attaches to, being at the rim, the 120 size might have a chance of fitting with the fender removed, just not sure if it'd clear the fork seal area of the fork

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yeah ive also lost the front fender cept it really sux when it rains... btw i would like to see some pix of ur bike... pm me with some?

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