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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-08-2013, 10:17 AM Thread Starter
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New tires for 03 meanstreak 1500

Looking to replace tires,having trouble finding a good matching pair,rear is 170/60/zr17,would like to go wider if possible,front is 130/70/R17,this seems to be a hard size to find,Any suggestions on where to find these,best brand,best prices,if I can go wider on the rear?,any and all suggestions would be greatly appreciated,Thanks All!
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Welcome to the forums Skityme. Nice choice in bikes, not that I'm partial or anything...
Most of us have gone to a 120/70 fr. & 180/190 even up to a 200/55/17 rear. Michellin, Dunlop & Shinko & many more make tires for a Meany. Enjoy & ride safe

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How much smaller are the 120/70r17,do you know anyone that makes the 130 70/r17?
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-22-2013, 04:07 PM
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mine has Maxxis tyres on, the front is a 130/70 ZR17 the rear is a 190/50 ZR17.
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