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...suggestions for my '96 GL1500.....GO!!! :popcorn:

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Ummm.......be sure they are NOT the same type of tires you use on the Turd? :smilie_happy:

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My intention was to replace them with new Dunlop EIIIs, but, apparently they don't make the EIII anymore. I found Dunlop American Elites....and E4s, but they don't have one(radial) sized for the rear. They DO have them in a bias ply.....and they're REALLY proud of them. :whistling:

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1500 wings didn't come with radial tires from the factory so bias ply are good. I had Dunlop e-3's on my 1500 wing until my niece got a flat on the rear tire so now I have a low mileage e-3 up front and an e-4 out back

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I have EIIIs front and rear now, and really wanted to replace them with the same....just not gunna happen. :crying:
The E4s seem to be the natural replacements, bias or radial. I just wanted to try a radial on it just to see how much better the ride would be, if any. I put Michelin radials on my old 750A years ago and the difference was unbelievable.

Don't actually need new tires right now, so it's not a "must do immediately" thing, but I will be replacing them soon as the weather gets too cold to ride in the next month or so. :yes:

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Oh my ...there you go said to much...don’t really need them now ..I can already see the nails lining up in front of you ..like the comy protesters are doing .... :popcorn: :hihihi:

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Oh my ...there you go said to much...don’t really need them now ..I can already see the nails lining up in front of you ..like the comy protesters are doing .... :popcorn: :hihihi:


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:shock: :shock: :shock:
Ordered a set of E4s, a diff seal(it's leaking), and brake pads for the 1500 just now...sheeesh....a bit over $400!!! Two tires and pads for the 1100 are about $200 less! :heat:
Plus...I still need to find some Dynabeads....

ya...add anudder $20 for 4 oz of beads.... :fiddle:

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the e-4's cost a lot more than the old e-3's, I got sticker shock when I got the rear tire for my wing

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