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04-24-2019 12:08 AM
Jdimmy Thanks for all the help!
04-23-2019 11:42 PM
guitarjim Don't worry, no matter the tires, the sparks flying from your floorboards will let you know you are too aggressive in the curves. The c50 is not a curvalicious ride for ripping it down the road. That being said, when you sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery with the curves, you will have a great time. Chicken strips can't be avoided on the c50. It is a cruiser and a pretty good one at that.
04-23-2019 11:27 PM
Chedell Check the pressure often, you won't ever have cupping.
04-23-2019 03:18 PM
Skrapiron The Metzlers are night and day better than the stock IRC. Longer wearing, better grip and they aren't as likely to cup as badly as the IRC does as it wears.
04-23-2019 03:02 PM
FireManC50 How are the IRC GS-23 Grand High Speed Tires that come stock with C50? How do they compare to options suggested above?
04-23-2019 02:49 PM
Skrapiron You will like the Metzlers. Hands down the best tire I have ever ridden on.
04-23-2019 02:17 PM
scorpion46 Remember they will be slick so go easy on the straights and especially in the corners till the preservative they put on them wears off. I almost learned the hard way.
04-23-2019 01:32 PM
Jdimmy Thanks, Everyone! My shop has the Metzlers so getting it done today.
04-23-2019 11:27 AM
Whiskey Metzler ME880's are popular for being a good price while still having good functionality. I couldn't get them the last time I bought tires though so I went with the ME888's and was happy with the purchase.
04-23-2019 11:11 AM
scorpion46 I've heard nothing but glowing reviews on the new Metzler tire for cruisers. I can't think of the exact name, but they are suppose to be fantastic according to the trial riders.
Don't forget to go easy for atleast the first 100 miles to get the storage chemicals off them.
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