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How To Install & Remove Motorcycle Tank Grips/Pads

How To Install & Remove Motorcycle Tank Grips/Pads

As far as affordable upgrades that can really make a difference go, motorcycle tank grips/pads would have to be near the top of the list. You probably don’t need us to convince you just how much of a difference they make, but one thing to consider is how they are installed. When removing grips, warmerRead more about How To Install & Remove Motorcycle Tank Grips/Pads[…]

How To Get Your Motorcycle Out Of Storage And Ready To Ride

How To Get Your Motorcycle Out Of Storage And Ready To Ride

The Great Dust Off This time the weatherman was right. The last hard freeze/snowfall/treacherous downpour of the winter has happened. You wake up and hear birds singing. Green shoots are peeking through frost-hardened ground. It’s definitely almost time to ride. But is your bike ready? Where you go from here depends on what you didRead more about How To Get Your Motorcycle Out Of Storage And Ready To Ride[…]

How To Determine Which Wires Are Your Motorcycle’s Brake Light, Tail Light, And Turn Signal Wires

How To Determine Which Wires Are Your Motorcycle’s Brake Light, Tail Light, And Turn Signal Wires

Understanding how your motorcycle’s tail lights are wired is important for a couple of reasons. First, if you want to add an auxiliary brake or running light, you’ll want to know where to hook it up. Second, for many accessories like the DENALI 2.0 LED lights, you’ll need a switched source of battery power toRead more about How To Determine Which Wires Are Your Motorcycle’s Brake Light, Tail Light, And Turn Signal Wires[…]

How To Install R&G Second Skin Motorcycle Paint Protection

How To Install R&G Second Skin Motorcycle Paint Protection

How to Protect Paint on Your Motorycle When we talk about motorcycle protection, the first products that come to mind are things like crash bars, engine case covers, axle and bar-end sliders, or even frame sliders.  Now these are all worthy products, but what about your motorcycles paint? Stones thrown up from the road canRead more about How To Install R&G Second Skin Motorcycle Paint Protection[…]

How Does A Kaoko Throttle Lock Work And What Are The Benefits?

How Does A Kaoko Throttle Lock Work And What Are The Benefits?

Kaoko: Smooth and Simple Throttle Stabilization True comfort on a motorcycle comes in dozens of small ways, including a great seat, ideal riding position, a smooth engine, and aerodynamics that reduce wind blast and turbulence. And comfort at the end of a long day is usually the result of all these plus the ability toRead more about How Does A Kaoko Throttle Lock Work And What Are The Benefits?[…]

How To Prepare Your Motorcycle For Long-Term & Winter Storage

How To Prepare Your Motorcycle For Long-Term & Winter Storage

Whether you’re putting your bike away for the winter, military deployment, or a future project, storing it properly will save you time and money when it’s time to put that bike back on the road. Lots of motorcycle shops profit every spring from owners’ failure to prep their machines for the off-season. Our service specialist,Read more about How To Prepare Your Motorcycle For Long-Term & Winter Storage[…]

How To Install An R&G Fender Extender

How To Install An R&G Fender Extender

Installing a fender extender is a great way add some extra coverage and protection to your motorcycle, without having to spend big bucks. It’s a pretty simple concept: By literally extending the fender, the amount of debris thrown back from the front tire is minimized. These motorcycle-specific fender extenders from R&G fit flush with the OEM fender and secureRead more about How To Install An R&G Fender Extender[…]