Rear tire sze

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Rear tire sze

#1 Unread post by Madhar » Wed Jun 08, 2016 2:47 pm

I have a 1998 intruder 800 the original rear tire size is 140 90 15 i was wondering if a 180 70 15 would fit or is it to wide

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Re: Rear tire sze

#2 Unread post by Gummiente » Sat Jun 11, 2016 4:58 am

It will not fit, as it will be too wide. Also, it will be lower profile than the original. It's always best to stick with the original tire size.
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