Go Back   ADVrider > Bikes > GSpot > Parallel Universe
User Name
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-02-2009, 02:38 PM   #16
The Griz OP
North Forest Rider
The Griz's Avatar
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: Minnesota
Oddometer: 3,787
Just installed my new rear TKC80, and reinstalled my old TKC80 front reversed/flipped due to that cupping issue. Seems to ride just fine.
The Griz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-03-2009, 08:53 PM   #17
Still On Training Wheels
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Las Vegas Baby!
Oddometer: 436
I've got 4500 miles on my TKCs; no cupping and still a fair amount of tread on the rear.

A new front tire is cheap, why in the world would you take ANY risk when the consequences worse case could be catastrophic and best case leaves you stranded? Those arrows are there for a reason even if it's a risk management arrow.

If you're tire is 50% worn you've used say $70 worth of the tire and have another potential $70 value left in it, so for that remaining $70 your risking your life and/or someone else's.

WTF Griz Daddy? We need you here!
Las Vegas

2015 1200GS Adventure
RobStar is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 03:56 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015