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Old 11-20-2012, 06:20 AM   #16
fosterb
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Originally Posted by Jon-Lars View Post
Stock tire width works best for a stock bike. Putting on a wider tire for the sake of appearance is pointless.

However, if you modify the engine to increase the horsepower, a wider tire works better to apply power to the road.

Wider rims can be laced on with a greater offset in order to clear the swingarm. Installation may require removing the rear drive entirely.

It works for me. I have a 130/80 on my R90S. Using an 18" front wheel helped with the turning.

we need more details on the 90 pls! and pics!!
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