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Old 01-09-2013, 01:23 PM   #47
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Originally Posted by Jim Moore View Post
It's pretty rare tha you find a tire so out of round that you can feel the difference. I rate balancing as nice-to have but not critical on a GS. On a track bike I would balance them.
Ask Woody or ANY motorcycle tech how many wheels come in with the stick-on wheel weights missing, having falled off 4,000 miles or so ago with the rider being completely oblivious.

I have mine balanced but I'm not sure it's completely necessary. I have never balanced a tire on my dirt bikes in my life.
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